• growing a minimalist wardrobe: t-shirts.

    For the past three years, I’ve resisted buying new t-shirts. I love t-shirts. In fact, there’s not really a clothing item that I love more than a classic cotton t-shirt. I like the comfort…

    May 30, 2019 25 Comments
  • make your own: hand kite.

    A bit of whimsy never hurt anyone. The only detail of Faye’s birthday party that she really seemed to care about was the execution of a Fairy March, fairies (friends) marching behind their queen…

    May 29, 2019 5 Comments
  • baby proof: simple birthday party recap.

    It’s one thing to plan for simplicity, it’s another to achieve it. Kind of. I’m increasingly convinced that while there are things beyond my β€”or anyone’sβ€”control, that there’s something to be said for adapting…

    May 28, 2019 21 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
  • baby proof: simple birthday parties.

    At the time of writing my fingernails are yellowed from the turmeric I used to dye cotton ribbons for my very-nearly-five-year-old’s birthday party. If it sounds like the stuff of an over-achieving do-gooder on…

    May 23, 2019 48 Comments
  • make-believe: out all day.

    We’ve officially entered the season when I try to spend as many hours as humanly possible in the great outdoors. And since I live in a city, that means lingering on the streets, the…

    May 21, 2019 0 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