surf’s up.

if you know me, you know i love anything surf-related. having grown up in the san fernando valley and trekking my way to malibu, zuma and santa monica as often as i possibly could, it would be hard to imagine surfing not making some kind of impression on me. i love the vibe, the sport and the whole culture of surfing. which is why i love this new book, surf site tin type by... 
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give books | a giveaway.


chronicle would like us to give more books, and i couldn’t agree more. at the holidays i’m more than likely to purchase books for family and friends than any other gift. books are lasting, books are beautiful, and i think Books make the perfect gift: They’re intimate, They can inspire creativity and transport you to another world. Whether you love the smell... 
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just in time for mum.


in case you haven’t been inundated with reminders that next sunday is mother’s day, here’s just one more. i was actually born on mother’s day, so i kind of never forget it, but i digress. i am a huge, big, monstrous fan of phaidon books of all kinds, but i really love their cookbooks. they are like works of art unto themselves, with photography to swoon... 
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