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  • life in a (less) tiny apartment.

    Tip #199: Embrace transparency. When we started our apartment hunt this summer, we were looking for a place with doors to close on rooms large enough to stretch out in. In the (daily) event…

    October 21, 2020 10 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. these apples. {and picking them.} 2. this new kettle. {for blending right in.} 3. this old candlestick. {and especially the last few stashed sheets of beeswax.} 4. these stuffies. {in a new spot.}…

    October 16, 2020 7 Comments
  • life in a (less) tiny apartment.

    Tip # 198: Choose your own adventure. James and I know from sleeping in slightly unconventional spaces (a storage loft, a living room) but for the first time in six years, we’re sleeping every…

    October 15, 2020 28 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. these gourds. {for lending a little fall magic.} 2. this cream. {because of a change in the weather.} 3. this bib. {for being so easy to wash.} 4. these breakfast remains. {but mostly…

    October 9, 2020 5 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. this bowl of delicatas. {and an oven to roast them in.} 2. this late-season salvia bloom. {thanks to very full sun.} 3. these sneaks. {for breaking in.} 4. these totes. {for getting unearthed…

    October 2, 2020 3 Comments
  • life in a (less) tiny apartment.

    Tip #197: Space matters. We have moved into our new apartment. It is not so tiny. I have not measured it, but I imagine it hovers somewhere close to double the size of our…

    September 29, 2020 24 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. this primed door. {the nesting continues apace.} 2. this flowering oregano. {for being at the bodega when i walked by.} 3. these very simple hooks. {for bibs and helmets and bags of masks.}…

    September 25, 2020 2 Comments
  • make your own: pinboard.

    Our bags and our boxes are unpacked. Our furniture has been pushed and pulled into place. We’re ostensibly all moved in over here, but the truth is we’re still firmly in the neither here…

    September 23, 2020 10 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. this new-to-us console. {for showing up at just the right time.} 2. this brand-new magazine (that’s seeking supporters). {for being a delight in so many ways. } 3. these sparkling crystals. {because, priorities.}…

    September 11, 2020 6 Comments
  • be back soon!

    The quickest note from under boxes and dust bunnies and half-finished projects to say, we’re moving! Back to regularly scheduled programming ASAP.…

    August 28, 2020 13 Comments