When I moved from Brooklyn to San Diego to join my partner, an anthropology professor at UCSD, I was sure we wouldn't be able to instill a real sense of style and interest in our tiny beach bungalow. We are Brooklyn cyclists, not SoCal surfer boys.
But with a little paint and creativity, and open-mindedness about embracing succulents, I think we've made something unique and modern, while still welcoming and cozy.
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