Pretty Lady

It's exciting when someone you know if featured in the NYTimes website.
Christene Barberich is the Fashion Director of - a fantastic fashion web rag (I write for them sometimes). Here's a story on her fashion life.
Christene has such pretty coloring, and clothes, and I love her haircut. She has the perfect blend of auburn and wave. Lucky.
LA in fall is crisp and reminds me of walking to the bus stop with my dad and the dog, hanging out with the kids and singing songs and laughing at Phil (the dog) because he was dirty and had anger management issues. Super early September days, LA as a child.
New York in fall is serious anticipation - for snow, for Christmas decorations, for freezing temps and praying for no pneumonia. Excitement and anxiety and changing leaves.

What have I been doing?

Time has been quite a lull lately. A lull in terms of blog posting, but not, apparently, a lull in terms of eating.
Things we've been doing: working, walking up the Silverlake hills and around the Silverlake reservoir, making super spicy pumpkin curry soup, wearing orange Dries Van Noten sweaters, looking at old photos, watching a dvd, buying Juniper Ridge sweet grass incense fromDriftwood, eating sweet Seitenbacher muesli from Three Squares Bakery, dreaming of Isabel Marant jackets, cleaning the house and making it prettier...