Archive for February, 2015

Beauty

Filler Me In…

Filler Me In…

My six month all encompassing renovation got me to thinking. If I can transform a total wreck of a home, maybe I can also restore a middle-aged menopausal woman to […]

WTH

Red Letter Day…

Red Letter Day…

Dreams do come true. Today is a triumphant RED LETTER day.

Entitlement

Aimless…

Aimless…

Every night for six months I have to scrub my bathrooms. Add sanitation engineer to my resume.

Restaurant Reviews

N/Naka Knocked Me Out…

N/Naka Knocked Me Out…

Unbeknownst to me, my husband delved deep and researched “Unusual Los Angeles Restaurants” to fulfill my foodie desires. He found n/naka in the unassuming Palms neighborhood and made a reservation.

Movies

Who Are You Wearing…

Who Are You Wearing…

Oscar Sunday. I rolled out the red carpet in our new home and made my family walk it with ‘tude into the kitchen for breakfast…it’s LA so we got with […]

LifeStyle, Menopause

Color Me Almost Done…

Color Me Almost Done…

Color me optimistic. The painters are here….the painters are here! After six long months, painting signals the final stages of this hellish renovation.

Entitlement, Food + Drink

The Devil Made Me Do It…

The Devil Made Me Do It…

I frequent restaurants. It is all for research or as I like to say, the devil made me do it.

Health + Fitness

Unplugged…

Unplugged…

I took an adult timeout. It was a tough decision to impose this action upon myself. The consequences were very revealing and therapeutic. I got Unplugged and loved it.

Restaurant Reviews

Butchers & Barbers…

Butchers & Barbers…

Looks can be deceiving. Everyone who has ever been fixed up knows this.

Holidays

Red Letter Valentine’s Day…

Red Letter Valentine’s Day…

A gentle nudge at 5:30am on Valentine’s Day. Does that mean what I think it means?