Category Archives: House Hunt

Like salmon swimming upstream. Or lemmings running for that nice rocky cliff.

I Was Born In A Big Town, I Grew Up In A Big Town

Our roots are here. Our families are here. Our friends are here. Our lives are here. I love it here. Would I cease to exist in a place where no one saw me?

I don’t know. But I know it’s worth thinking about. Questioning the status quo is never a bad decision. Continue reading

Tiny Slice of Heaven

Today we stumbled across this little jewel in the Elysian Heights section of Echo Park.   This neighborhood is appealing to us for a number of reasons…1) It’s so freaking cute.   2) It’s in Dodger territory.  3)  It’s within walking distance … Continue reading

Eagle Rock You Like a Hurricane

Yesterday Scott and I discovered this sweet pad in Eagle Rock. Again, a neighborhood we had formerly ruled out (because, you know, not in the Valley) and are now finding all sorts of merit to but aren’t completely sold on. … Continue reading

A stroll through East LA

Becca, [pictured, not Scott] our gracious guide, gave us a walking tour of her corner of Silverlake.   Then we stopped for a delicious brunch where Scott tried to ignore my obnoxious new habit of incessant iPhone picture taking.  [I love … Continue reading

Uncharted Territory

Opening our eyes to the East side of Los Angeles started with Silverlake and is quickly spreading – Now we’ve found a sweet little fixer in Glassell Park that’s become the apple of our eye.   At risk of letting my … Continue reading