Back in October I wrote about my first "staycation" (here) in my hometown of San Francisco. It was such a treat to experience the city from a different perspective and this week I've been visiting some of the touristy spots in L.A. with my best friend who's visiting from out of town. We walked along the pier, ate cotton candy, got matching mani/pedis, bought gimmicky souvenirs and enjoyed lobster club sandwiches. It's nice to be reminded of the fun little things about my city that I have a tendency to forget.
I've been blown away by the response at the first two stops on my book tour in New York and Chicago. There were lines snaking through the entire store and it was quite a surreal experience. My readers have been so supportive (not to mention sweet and stylish), and it's been ...read more