my week in objects (mostly).

June 26, 2009
five little things that made my week.
 
1. ferns on the porch.ferns
{because of the way the evening light filters through them}.
 
2. ice cubes.porchglasses
{because they make everything more festive}.
 
3. buffalo china.coffee (1)
{because there is nothing like sipping milky coffee out of a thick white mug}.
 
4. blueberry waffles.bluebwaffle
{because when i was about to have a melt-down about the lack of coffee shops in which i could do my work and eat a decent breakfast, james whisked me out for a big old malted waffle. not exactly a working breakfast, but the perfect remedy all the same}.
 
5. vintage chemistry glassware.vintagebottles
{because james found a neat little pile of it and it’s the perfect combination of nerdy scientist and nerdy historian, just like us}.
 
so, what little something made your week?

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23 Comments

  • Reply knack June 26, 2009 at 1:07 pm

    I love the chemistry glasses! so fabulous….

    Happy weekend…xo

  • Reply our little love nest June 26, 2009 at 1:39 pm

    Love the glassware! Lucky girl!
    Our week included morning bikerides, low fat cheesecake with strawberries, sun,sand and giggling children.

  • Reply vintage simple June 26, 2009 at 1:49 pm

    mmmmm… i think that picture of the blueberry waffles just about made my week! 😉
    -maria

  • Reply Bonbon Oiseau June 26, 2009 at 1:55 pm

    bon weekend! (what will your weekend in objects be?)

  • Reply A "cheery" disposition June 26, 2009 at 2:17 pm

    love this post. isn't it the little things that make life so joyful.

  • Reply The Yellow Door Paperie June 26, 2009 at 2:58 pm

    Love milky coffee in a thick white mug. Why does it always taste/feel better that way.

    O and breakfast yum!

    This morning: walking the dog early, snuggling with my three year old, coffee and good conversation at work.

    Have a wonderful weekend!

  • Reply Stacey June 26, 2009 at 3:25 pm

    The chemistry glassware is wonderful, my fella is a scientist so we would appreciate that. 🙂

    My favorite pair of summer pajamas made my week, I'm still in them having a long lazy morning.

  • Reply Amanda Nicole June 26, 2009 at 3:36 pm

    The chemistry glasses are awesome. But I'll probably be thinking of those waffles all day now. This week, it was seeing my guy's play that made it turn up roses. Happy weekend!

  • Reply Emily June 26, 2009 at 3:50 pm

    I totally agree about coffee in thick white china! There is something so clean and pleasing about white china! Things that made my week are a delicious pomegranate green tea from Celestial Seasonings with honey, helping my mom to start a blog and join Twitter, my Zumba class,and walking home from downtown last night on a deliciously sunny summer evening after days and days of rain.

  • Reply lesley June 26, 2009 at 3:57 pm

    pretty pictures, as always. i love your week in objects! great ice cube shot 🙂

  • Reply D&D June 26, 2009 at 4:47 pm

    it is very hard to photograph breakfast food but dare i say it – you have a knack for such things!

  • Reply Nicole Marie June 26, 2009 at 5:01 pm

    oh those waffles. i need to go eat breakfast

  • Reply please sir June 26, 2009 at 5:39 pm

    Lovely photos – oh yum to the waffles!

  • Reply simplesong June 26, 2009 at 8:48 pm

    love this post … and am loving the looks of those waffles!

  • Reply Carissa June 26, 2009 at 9:15 pm

    oh, I love milky coffee! I almost always drink mine out of a white floral mug I got from Starbucks. Makes me happy for sure.

    another thing that made my week? getting a good review from my editor during my one-year evaluation today! yippee! (not that I was that worried, but you never know…)

    hope you have a great weekend!

  • Reply denise June 26, 2009 at 11:43 pm

    what is a "malted waffle"? i think i want one for dinner!

    what little something made my week? today i found a tiny 1 oz. blue tin with "NIVEA Creme" written in white across the face of the lid. there is a pretty textured foil seal beneath the lid, protecting the creme. i found it in the chinatown walgreens. it was on sale for .74. it is simple and lovely and makes me happy.

  • Reply georgia b. June 27, 2009 at 12:59 am

    wonderful photos.

    a priceless scene of the glowing setting sunlight on a green field in the country made my week. i stopped to capture it with my camera. but it was being there that was the great part. i wish the camera could have caught every sense i got there—not just the sights.

  • Reply Amy@Old Sweet Song June 27, 2009 at 2:09 am

    Sounds like a lovely week, friend! Love the vintage glassware, can I have it?

  • Reply orange sugar home June 27, 2009 at 2:32 am

    been looking forward to this post all week. you have such a way of elevating the mundane….have a great weekend. something that made my week was truckin in our camper through various states and watching my kids stare out the windows at our beautiful country.

  • Reply down and out chic June 27, 2009 at 2:42 pm

    vintage chemistry glassware?! i want to see more.

  • Reply Melissa June 27, 2009 at 8:59 pm

    This is making me way too hungry! 🙂

  • Reply The Lil Bee June 28, 2009 at 12:28 am

    The coffee and waffles made me smile…I seriously do think drinking something in the perfect vessel makes all the difference! This week I was just so happy to see he sunshine (finally) and have some downtime with my dogs and husband. I took a lot of pictures, too.

  • Reply Simply Mel June 28, 2009 at 9:07 pm

    I love how James helped to make your week even more spectacular – what a guy! Photos are great!

    I enjoyed a week of less computer, more reading, and eating every meal outdoors!

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