5 Questions: Britt Gerhard

NBD_5Questions_BrittGerhardIt may be hard to believe, but finding the perfect vase is very hard for many florists. The ones that often look great, are hard to work in, with the mouths being too wide or too narrow. When I first …

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weekly moments

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This  last week Seth and I went on the most magical last minute trip. It was a time of connecting and true serenity.  We booked tickets to the San Juan islands less than a week before we departed. It felt …

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Mood of August

augustLast month I went on a hot air balloon ride which was equally exhilarating and fear inducing. To sum things up, it scared me. Yet, I know that sometimes it is good to do things that scare you. A couple …

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5 questions: Amy Guittard

NBD_5Questions_AmyGuittardI first met Amy Guittard of of Guittard Chocolate in the wee hours of the morning at the airport when we were both on a travel job together. I was immediately drawn in by her warm and approachable personality and …

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Caramel hues in Carmel

167_10_10_15_hilary_josh_196_10_10_15_hilary_josh_10oct111185-R1-E113 copyOne of the magical things about living in San Francisco is the proximity to so many different landscapes and special places. Last October I did a wedding in Carmel Valley at the Santa Lucia Preserve, amongst the redwoods with …

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weekly moments

IMG_1187 copy 2This week I took two days off mid-week and slapped a big ‘ol label on it. I called it my “mid-week weekend”. I was so excited to be invited by Apartment 34 for a a #LadyBossDayOff getaway at the luxurious …

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Terribly missing Tulum

beach4The summer weather has me craving a beach vacation. Over the past few years I’ve visited Tulum four times and when I think of going to a beach, it is the long white sandy beach here that I imagine. I’ve …

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weekly moments

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The past two weeks have been all about regrouping and getting grounded after a huge production over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. I have been putting humpty dumpty back together and getting organized for our future events. Meanwhile, I’ve …

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Mood of July

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It’s July. Full on middle of the month July. It’s hot in most places (unless you live in foggy San Francisco like I do) and it’s rose all day and try and not melt from the heat kind of weather. …

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5 Questions: Nikki Buonviri

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I first met Nikki because we took the same pilates class together. At some point we started talking and realized we had a lot in common. Nikki has become the type of friend I go to for advice of all …

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