Koil Painting

Japanese Gardens. Chinese Dim Sum restaurants. Some office buildings. Maybe your house. All places where one may find a beautiful (and endlessly hungry) koi population. According to http://www.koi-pond-guide.com, koi fish symbolize good luck, abundance and perseverance. In Buddhism, they represent … Continue reading

The Bad Oyster

Went to the Doc this week for my annual check up. I’m a freak about prevention. Doc annually, lady parts annually, dentist three to four cleanings a year, eye doc yearly, stocked supply of Emergen-C. Went through the usual rigmarole … Continue reading

Pastasana

Ha ha… I totally tricked you into thinking there is a yoga pose called Pastasana. It would probably be in the same asana family as carbohydrasana… because this post is all about PASTA. About ten years ago, I became very … Continue reading

Heron Brockovich

I know, it’s a stretch. But I wanted to talk about two things today: Heron Pose (Krounchasana) and Drinking Water. If you are from LA (or not from LA, but come to visit) you probably will notice the LA water. … Continue reading

Beautiful, Beautiful

is what you get/feel when you visit the savvy, talented and insanely gorgeous Paul Norton, hairstylist extraordinaire. It’s also what you see when you meet him. Ah, I remember when I first met Paul. I was living in West Hollywood, … Continue reading

GIRLS

So there are several reasons for the title of this post. 1. It’s the name of one of the most recognizable Beastie Boys hit songs. 2. It’s the name of my current favorite TV show (Thank you, Biebersons) 3. With … Continue reading

The Hopeless Romantic….

Ah, the romantic in me still believes… Not that I want a long-distance relationship or anything…. but this is beautifully shot. Happy Sunday 🙂 Splitscreen: A Love Story by James W Griffiths

Do You Know What You’re Eating?

I carry these two little cards in my wallet wherever I go. Mainly because I eat out a lot, but also on the occasion when I buy/eat produce or seafood, I like to know what I am buying/eating. Fortunately, for … Continue reading

Mastering the Eye-F

I don’t typically like using the f-bomb, but when I went out with the Professor tonight, she told me this was on the agenda. The Professor is one of my super smart, super sexy lady friends. And she knows what … Continue reading