my week in objects (mostly).

February 26, 2021

1. we’re in a ring moment.

{and these have been very sweet for tiny fingers.}

2. this favorite bag from a favorite friend.

{for somehow matching everything.}

3. this “vintage” tea set.

{and being served copious sips of water.}

4. this bread in progress.

{and not having anything to do with it.}

5. this dress-up situation.

{sometimes we just need to be fancy.}

other things:

be happy!!!

love always takes courage.

plague of know-nothings.

a societal failure that demands redress.

pay people.

two-hour “walk and talks” in the freezing cold.

we are taught to endure silently—but we can’t do that any longer.”

///

This post includes several affiliate links. Reading My Tea Leaves might earn a small commission on the goods purchased through those links.

Thanks so much for being here! If the stories, projects, and perspectives offered on Reading My Tea Leaves serve to make your day a little brighter, or your vision a little broader, or your home a little homier, please consider becoming a sustaining reader!

You Might Also Like

7 Comments

  • Reply Doe February 26, 2021 at 5:26 pm

    laughing along to an episode of The Big Bang Theory

    2
  • Reply Doe February 26, 2021 at 5:32 pm

    and much more importantly, the societal failures…some heartbreaking sentences there

    2
  • Reply Anna February 26, 2021 at 6:42 pm

    That tea set must be from Alaska! I would know that pattern anywhere. Very cute.

    1
    • Reply ERIN BOYLE February 27, 2021 at 7:32 am

      It was mine when I was little!

  • Reply Susan Magnolia February 26, 2021 at 10:03 pm

    Whenever I peruse Thred Up for t-shirts for my daughter I become enraged at the messenging emblazened across them. “Smile” “Be Happy” and similar be positive slogans where the boys section has nothing of the sort. It’s so frustrating!

    2
    • Reply ERIN BOYLE February 27, 2021 at 7:32 am

      Rightfully so!

  • Reply Allison March 1, 2021 at 9:48 am

    The “know-nothing” article was just so devastating. So many years of this sort of behavior. We have such a long way to go. I fear I won’t live to see the end of it. I hope my granddaughters are spared, but I’m not particularly hopeful.

  • Leave a Reply to Anna Cancel Reply

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    Comments are moderated.