Sunday Hike: Malibu

Hiking used to be a TGFRL family ritual. That is, before “C-bomb” arrived. For awhile, when she was confined to a snuggly baby-wrap, we continued to spend weekends exploring hills and valleys and vistas. But then hiking turned into “planning to hike” or questioning “how far and fast” we could go now that we were rolling with the under 5 crew. And so many weekends … Continue reading Sunday Hike: Malibu

“DIY” Luxe Conditioned Lashes by TGFRL

I discovered something a month ago. As a lover of lotions and potions I am always looking for the next thing to make me feel soft, hydrated and healthy. While in the skin care aisle at my local Whole Foods looking for some “starter” face moisturizer for “C-bomb” I came across a pleasant child-like packaged jar of something called Medicine Mama’s Sweet Bee Magic All … Continue reading “DIY” Luxe Conditioned Lashes by TGFRL

Things I love: “C-bomb” aka My Daughter Edition

This is one of my two largest life loves. She is standing in front of Levitated Mass, an enormous and profound exhibit at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art on the Miracle Mile. I grew up patronizing this museum, so watching her revel in the museum’s current grounds creates a sense of life standing still while careening forward at breakneck speed all at once. … Continue reading Things I love: “C-bomb” aka My Daughter Edition

Celebrating Miss March: One Day of my TGFRL Birthday Jubilee

Hello lovelies. It’s been a busy, busy birthday week and I have lots to post about. Finally the festivities have ended. The TGFRL Jubilee is finally behind us and I am back in the “office” as Red-itor in Chief of TGFRL. I am, not surprisingly, a self-proclaimed pin-up girl. As a fan of vintage style, photos and a “historical perspective” but with a ” I … Continue reading Celebrating Miss March: One Day of my TGFRL Birthday Jubilee

Rituals: “Must Have” Yoga Things

“A photographer gets people to pose for him. A yoga instructor gets people to pose for themselves” – Jay Fields Yoga is love for me. It is my best friend. It creates a circumstance and vibe wherein I fall in love with myself and the universe simultaneously. I take it seriously, it is both my preferred form of movement and my spiritual haven. Like all things … Continue reading Rituals: “Must Have” Yoga Things