Blogs posted in August 2010
last Thursday I went with some girlfriends to get a manipedi at Deluxe Nails on main st, right at the border of Santa Monica and Venice. I decided that this area is, so far, my favorite area in LA. I should have taken a snapshot of the street and the cute shops and places to eat around here.
as I was taking a picture of my nails, I suddenly felt a little self conscious about my feet. I was thinking, some people have such weird feelings around feet. Im not sure I want to post this anymore.
but then I thought, oh well. I like my feet :) and I also like getting manipedis. even...
So I went to TJ Maxx with my mom the other day because she told me there were a lot more fashion brands there now. Not thinking I would spend a cent, since I am saving up to make the move to San Francisco in October, I walked out of there with a cloud of guilt followed by my mom's cloud of guilt (for taking me to begin with) and almost $600 worth of discounted Helmut Lang. At TJ Maxx!
Now, I've read a little about Helmut Lang and it's not the haute brand it used to be, since the designer doesn't even do the designing. But I love the pieces I got!
Here are a couple:
sitting at china palace waiting for food and thought Id post this one. minimum free delivery order is $100. I wonder how much delivery costs.
porrdige-- at least theyre consistent.
dim sun, and two sections of simmered items.
makes this place all the more endearing. wonder what other hidden gems are in this menu.
I'm back and decided to post a whole bunch of pictures I took during this trip. I find I'm using this to post photos more than I'm using Facebook...
Stop 1 on this photo journal: Hash House A Go Go in San Diego. Where the portions are huge. Texas huge.
And some "suit" asking people questions on the...
I ran the longest Ive ever run in my vibram five fingers-- 5 miles! all part of my 10k training. starting at 2nd and Washington, I ran along ocean til San Vicente and hung a right up to 7th ave, then turned left and ran to pico (with a few extra turns to make it a full 5 miles) then up to 24th to meet with quang who was playing basketball with friends. We had lasagna and a godmother with the works sandwich at bay cities Italian deli. soo good esp after the workout.
too bad we were both completely hungover this morning. gonna catch up on pics soon. just wanted to brag about running...