August In Rome

All over my neighborhood are signs like this: Before I was on Hollywood’s schedule, so August was a busy time for me.  While all my friends and neighbors fled the August heat and tourists, I stayed behind in Rome writing and pitching TV projects. Now I’m on a local schedule and it’s a trip.   … Continue reading August In Rome

Weekend Inspiration – Kate Spade + Bicycles + Shutters On The Beach = Stylish Fun

It’s a cloudy, rainy day in Rome. To be honest, I’m so over the rainy season it’s not funny.  Perhaps living in sunny Los Angeles for ten years has ruined my ability to cope with normal winter weather. I went to college in Upstate New York.  I’m from the East Coast.  Now all of a … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Kate Spade + Bicycles + Shutters On The Beach = Stylish Fun

Get Your Interior Design On – The Kathryn M. Ireland Bootcamp Experience

Last month I attended Kathryn M. Ireland’s Interior Design Bootcamp in Los Angeles. That would be Kathryn the internationally known designer, NOT Kathy the former SI cover model.  One Hollywood exec said to me, “I thought you were talking about the model the entire time.  Alas, now our conversation has become less interesting to me.”  … Continue reading Get Your Interior Design On – The Kathryn M. Ireland Bootcamp Experience

RIP Nora Ephron

I’m in shock.  Nobody outside her immediate family knew she was even ill.   Here’s a link to the ABC News breaking report about her death. While she may be better known for her films, Nora was also a very witty journalist/novelist.  Her book “I Feel Bad About My Neck” is hilarious. Nora and her words … Continue reading RIP Nora Ephron