BK Journal by Wakako

Experience Builds Experience // Love Letter, June 2022

Experience Builds Experience // Love Letter, June 2022

Greetings from Topanga! After a few weeks in Europe, we are back in the canyon and mountains, building an extension of a chicken coop, planting native plants on the hill,... Read More
What if everything we know… is wrong?  // Love Letter, May 2022

What if everything we know… is wrong? // Love Letter, May 2022

Greetings from Hamburg where spring feels very fresh in the air with full bloom of cherry trees and light green leaves peeking out of the various bushes and trees. This... Read More
Thoughts of Becoming Whole // Love Letter, April 2022

Thoughts of Becoming Whole // Love Letter, April 2022

A few weeks ago, I came across an old baby photo of myself. What struck me in the image was how much space this 6-month-old baby filled up in the... Read More
Excited to share our space with you again! // BK Opening Hours

Excited to share our space with you again! // BK Opening Hours

Greetings from Altadena!We are thrilled to share that we will start transitioning into offering brick & mortar opening hours again! I only have one word. Grateful!  I am so grateful... Read More
Lean into the Magic of Connection // Love Letter, February 2022

Lean into the Magic of Connection // Love Letter, February 2022

Greetings from Topanga! Here is a big and open-ended question to start this love letter. Have you ever wondered about the infinite possibilities of the invisible networks that are interconnecting between... Read More
Beyond What Meets Our Eyes // Wakako

Beyond What Meets Our Eyes // Wakako

As you might already know, my relationship with the first Traveler’s Notebook started back in 2008. I still vividly remember when I stumbled upon the TN Brown at Itoya in... Read More
Soaking up the Fullness of our Day // Love Letter, January 2022

Soaking up the Fullness of our Day // Love Letter, January 2022

A new year greeting to you and your loved ones. I hope you enjoyed sailing through the holiday season. I like to take a moment to thank you for being... Read More
"Trust the Process" in working with a 100 year old house

"Trust the Process" in working with a 100 year old house

Six months into the renovation, our house is slowly starting to take its shape. Inevitably, a project like “home renovation” has a definite ending, more or less. Yet, I found... Read More
"Being Present" as Our Gift to the World // Love Letter, December 2021

"Being Present" as Our Gift to the World // Love Letter, December 2021

Happy Holidays! I hope your month of December is going well so far. At the BK studio, we celebrated the milestone of hosting holiday opening hours with a small group... Read More