southern california living


i’m back..{fully prozac’d}

monday finger-lickin’ lovely to you kittens. katie here. after an extended period summering in my coastal nantucket clapboard, imprisoned in my house of horrors knowns as raising my toddler; i am elated to be back on the blog, retching forth my torrid ideologies and my {often un-researched and un-asked for} opinions, whereby i raise my fist at what i believe to be wrong, and i norma rae my heart out for what i believe is right; hopefully offering a solution to the problems that plague us all, that keep us sleepless at night and supine on our therapist’s couch. chiefly: who makes the best eye cream and where should you buy it? last week my girl, my one, my priscilla, she took her last ride on this earthly disco ball, and i had to say goodbye to her after eight years of unadulterated jublilance. from the second we rescued this pitiful-looking, mangy, bloated, naughty…

keep rollin’ rollin’ rollin’…with your jade roller.

happy monday sweethearts. katie here, back from vacation, unrested and beset with the need to recover; note to self: traveling with a toddler isn’t the same as a ‘couple’s only’ trip. i’m happy to be home and back on my regular schedule of structured madness. today i’m talking to you about jade rolling. i was first introduced to jade massage during a facial at ling skincare; still hands down one of the best facials of my life. tina, the aesthetician massaged my face with a cold, mint green device called the “jade roller'” and described to me how it helped the products dissipate deeper into my skin, stimulated my collagen, and warded off wrinkles. all i knew was that it felt incredible, and i had to have one. better yet, i bought TWO! these are not expensive. i purchased mine on amazon, and the reason i got two was so i…