polka dots & sushi

Last night we went for sushi at a local spot, Ninjin. It’s kind of nondescript (in the way that a lot of sushi restaurants are, come to think of it) but is almost always busy, and features fresh, affordable sushi as well as healthy options like adding brown rice or having your sushi in cucumber in lieu of rice… I…
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cruising

I look kind of cranky in some of these pictures, but I swear I wasn’t! I’ve been away for a few weekends and haven’t really had the chance to bike much lately (which makes me sad, I’m obsessed with my bike) so Justin and I decided to ride over to Urth Caffe for brunch on Sunday morning. We stopped along the way…
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Malibu Beach Day

  Good morning! I hope you all had a great weekend. We spent Saturday in Malibu swimming, reading and suntanning, which was exactly what I needed. After we were all beached out (read: sunburnt and tired of hungry) we headed to the Malibu Country Mart for some shopping, lunch (at Cafe Habana – the grilled corn with cojita cheese is one…
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Kelowna

I’m home! If you read the site on Friday, you’ll know that I was back in my hometown to host a wedding shower and have the bachelorette party for one of my very best and oldest friends. I had such a nice time at home visiting with my parents and friends and just seeing my old stomping grounds. Kelowna is…
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Scenes from Coachella

Good morning! I am back home from Coachella! We got back super late (or early? It was 3 am on Sunday night/Monday morning) and I was too tired to post pictures yesterday, so here are a few of my favorites now: Did any of you go? If so, what were your highlights? I loved hearing Gotye live, Florence and the Machine were absolutely…
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Underwood Family Farms

Over the weekend I went to Underwood Family Farms in Moorpark with my dad, my sister and my niece and nephew.  I had never been and wasn’t totally sure what to expect, but we had so much fun. The farm is definitely kid-focused (there is a petting zoo, a jungle gym, pony rides and even a little tiny John Deere…
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