Peter K headshots

En route to Greece for a couple of weeks, we stopped off in London to see old friends and visit old haunts. Four days in London was exactly right…all of the good stuff and we were gone before I got too irritated at all the things that used to bug me. 🙂 Now if we can only convince our friends to move closer to us… One of the highlights of the trip was doing a quick headshot session for my very very good friend, the talented artist Peter. We had a 30 minute window between a stop at the flat[…]

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We’re MARRIED!!

On Wednesday, the 17th, Lefteris and I got married! We will have a big wedding in Greece next summer, so this was just the legal stuff…but the legal stuff is important! We are both so happy. And now we’re even more excited about the whole wedding celebration. Since we’ve been thinking about this as “Paperwork Day,” I decided to totally run with that and make all of the flowers out of paper. I got some instructions here, here, and here, and then just played around creating variations. I got my dress at Ambience in San Francisco when I was there[…]

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A love letter to Chilango

Photo from The London Insider Dear Chilango, Thank you for being in Angel, so close to my flat. Thank you for being the “#1 Mexican Restaurant” in London according to Zagat 2011 (which, sorry, isn’t really that big of an accomplishment as there’s not a lot of competition, but still, congrats). Thank you for making burritos that can sort of pass for actual burritos. Even the London Burrito blog thinks so. Thank you for your bright, cheery decor. Thank you for having cilantro on hand, which at first I thought you didn’t, because I asked for cilantro, and Brits call[…]

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Steaks at Gaucho…

…were great. But I’ll admit I got up in the middle of dinner to shoot these outside: And we discovered a cowhide wingback chair in a nook–so OBVIOUSLY it was time for an impromptu shoot. Katie: tough. Leslie: adorable, and then one that is surprisingly one of my favorite portraits ever. Me: Sophia Loren-ing it up.

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