Category Archives: Good

South by so long

It has taken me so long to recover from the madness of this year’s SXSW—and specifically, this stuffed avocado—that I had to wait an entire three weeks to write about it. You’ve probably heard already about the overcrowding and overcommercialization … Continue reading

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Where to find me at SXSW

It’s that time of year again…time for TACOS! Breakfast tacos, lunch tacos, cricket tacos, gelatacos! But of course I don’t head to SXSW each spring just for the food. There’s some serious work to be done. Here’s where I’ll be … Continue reading

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GOOD is throwing a party for CicLAvia this Saturday!

If you know me, you know there are three things I love more than anything: eating, drinking, and walking. And I fully support any activities that allow me to do all three at the same time. That’s why I’m super … Continue reading

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Power to the people

The latest issue of GOOD is all about energy, a hot (ha!) topic that we thought would be sure to spark (ha, ha!) some good conversations. So, through Meetup Everywhere, a really nifty little organizing tool for events, we launched … Continue reading

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My 13 favorite stories of 2010

Forget resolutions, poo-pooing the past 12 months, or drinking heavily to delete the shortcomings of the year. 2010 was actually an incredibly fun, productive time for me as a writer, and I can only hope that 2011 will bring as … Continue reading

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Riding with the stars

Last week I wrote a column for GOOD after reading a pretty awesome story about Vincent Kartheiser, who plays Pete on one of my favorite shows, Mad Men. You see, Kartheiser let a New York Times reporter trail him as … Continue reading

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GOOD Design Bay Area is tonight!

I had to escape LA’s record-and-thermometer-shattering heat, so I headed to San Francisco yesterday…which was a steamy (for SF) 84 degrees! But I’m also here to moderate one of my favorite events, GOOD Design Bay Area! I was thrilled to … Continue reading

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Moving Beyond Cars is August 18!

I’m really excited about an event I’m helping to plan for GOOD, in partnership with railLA, the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition, the Coalition for Clean Air, and de LaB. railLA contacted us to throw a party as part of … Continue reading

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Come to Dwell on Design & City Listening this weekend!

Update: In all the fabulosity of Saturday night, I screwed up and neglected to post the winning raffle tickets for our eight door prizes. If you were at City Listening and had a raffle ticket, check here to see if … Continue reading

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How does your garden grow?

A few weeks ago, I hinted at a very cool new project we were embarking upon at GOOD after I visited the amazing school gardens at Carthay Circle Elementary here in LA. The Carthay garden is an educational oasis in … Continue reading

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