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The Jungalow Shop is here!


  I don’t always do things in the conventional order: I was six months pregnant when Jason and I got hitched. I did my whole ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ thing and lived in Italy for seven years about a decade or two before I was due for a mid-life crisis. I started a design blog before I […]

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Inspiration and Design for Bathroom Remodel No. 2


This post brought to you by Kohler. Click here to get inspired! I’m so thrilled to be working with Kohler on our new bathroom remodel. It’s the last room in the house to get an update. You may remember this post where you all helped me to figure out the new layout. We decided on the […]

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Finally al fresco

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The heat is back here in L.A. and last night we were able to have our first dinner outdoors. Nothing fancy- we had fish n’ chips actually- but the sky was showing off and it just felt good to be out there knowing that Spring is on its way. The big leaves are called Tetrapanex […]

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Baskets from Burundi


I made my monthly pilgrimage to the Rosebowl flea yesterday, due to the time change I got there later than I normally do, which was not fun. It was hot, crowded and the ATM machines were broken so I waited in line for an hour to get some cash. Oy. Right before I was about […]

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The New Bohemians Handbook: Come Home to Good Vibes. Cover Reveal!


Ok ok ok. So I said I wasn’t gonna do another big book after The New Bohemians for like a long time. It was a huge project. It took a lot outta me. Plus, it did really well in the book universe and I was scared. What if my next book wasn’t as good?? So I talked […]

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Thank You, Thank You


Last week, in a moment of inspiration after the Women’s March, I decided to sell a print of one of my paintings and donate the proceeds to a good cause. I have never really sold my artwork before and I never (EVER!) could have imagined that together, we’d raise $15,000 for the Downtown Women’s Center in Los Angeles! You […]

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