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  • life in a tiny apartment.

    Tip #185: Tackle To-Do Lists. The past forty-eight hours have been a flurry of kid-free activity in this tiny apartment. We’ve scrubbed and scoured, dismantled and reassembled, primed and painted, sorted out old and…

    July 10, 2019 15 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. these painted toes. {and her dad’s for being painted, too.} 2. this bowl of “cheeries and strawbs.” {petition to make the name change official.} 3. getting to try these pillow cases. {and listen…

    June 28, 2019 13 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. this stash of soap. {for smelling so good and getting here so fast.} 2. this big broom (and the little one). {for quick (and frequent) sand sweeps.} 3. this drying rack. {for being…

    June 21, 2019 11 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. these little signs. {for helping kids to remember where to stash their pajamas.} 2. this rug. {for being freshly washed.} 3. this laundry bag. {for being very temporarily empty.} 4. these old train…

    June 14, 2019 4 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. these undies. {new to me and to you, too. also, circular.} 2. these notes. {because the auntie obsession is real.} 3. these peonies. {for being in bloom.} 4. these guitars. {and the people…

    June 7, 2019 3 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. fresh soil. {for hopefully making this fern a little happier.} 2. this bag of rugs. {sent off via my neighborhood buy nothing group. (and now i’m hooked.)} 3. these dresses for faye to…

    May 31, 2019 12 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. these bubbles. {because in the season of non-negotiable nightly baths, these bubbles have been serious mood savers.} 2. these cupcakes. {and the twenty little rosebuds james made for pre-k snack today.} 3. these…

    May 24, 2019 7 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. these peonies. {for still sitting pretty.} 2. this little support stick. {for three sets of leaves and counting.} 3. these wedding duds. {for the very cutest flower kids to be.} 4. these alphabet…

    May 17, 2019 13 Comments
  • simple stuff: bunk beds.

    Per yesterday’s post regarding sleeping arrangements, here’s a small round up of bunk beds that I’ve been admiring. As I’ve begun to wrap my mind around welcoming a sky-high bed into our small apartment,…

    May 16, 2019 35 Comments