• Acting

    Friend Request

    It was a pleasure to spend time with Wine Industries and their talented team in late 2016 shooting, Friend Request. Apart from a baby who despised me (in real life) and a husband who…

    February 23, 2017
  • love trumps hate

    love trumps hate

    It’s 4 days past the election and I’m asking myself how I feel. That’s a heavy question because I’ve got all the feels right now. I’ve choked back tears every day, but haven’t had…

    November 12, 2016
  • Art

    Reinterpreting Art

    Inspired by my first piece of fiber art, I wanted to make something extra special for my mom’s big birthday this year. I considered a number of Sarah Benning‘s patterns, but then it dawned on…

    October 2, 2016
  • Commercial actress Karin Tracy
    Acting LA

    Touchstone Energy Cooperative Commercial

    What a delight it was to shoot this super fun commercial for Touchstone Energy Cooperative last week with a talented team. My handsome hubby (Bobby Marchesso), sweet son (Michael Shacket), and adorbs daughter (Ellie Kolster)…

    August 17, 2016
  • Three-day weekend
    Lifestyle Sewing

    Long weekend

    Ah, how I love a three-day!! So many opportunities to do a thousand things or barely any. Apart from a personal training session at my new gym, Equinox, on Saturday and a couple classes…

    May 27, 2016
  • In search of the Griffith Park Treehouse, Hollywood Sign
    Exercise LA

    In search of the Griffith Park Teahouse

    It was a fool’s errand, anyway! The teahouse has been moved out of Griffith Park, but when my friend Jenny suggested the hike, she didn’t know that. Spring is here in Los Angeles and…

    April 24, 2016