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berries

  • summer vacation, two ways.

    Tomorrow is the first official day of summer. I’m getting my annual itch to play hooky, kick off my shoes, and run around barefoot. Whether or not you’ve got an actual summer vacation in the works,…

    June 20, 2017 12 Comments
  • zero-waste decorations for fall.

    In any season, filling a house with reminders of the passing time and seasonal celebrations is a festive thing to do. Happily, it doesn’t need to require a special storage bin, lots of landfill-destined waste, or a decorating…

    October 10, 2016 38 Comments
  • yarn |reading my tea leaves

    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this drop-dead gorgeous yarn.{because having a magical general store within walking distance is no small luxury.}2. this book on my nightstand.{because i can’t go to the movie without…

    December 18, 2015 12 Comments
  • berry branches in a tiny apartment | reading my tea leaves

    life in a tiny apartment.

    Tip #135: Berries make the room.That’s how the expression goes, doesn’t it?The snowflake lights are strung up and turned on over Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn. Too early for Christmas some people might say, but I…

    November 18, 2015 17 Comments
  • blackberries.

    as good a reason as any to get married in august. over the next few days, we’ll be stuffing them into vases and our mouths with gusto. it’s good to be home.…

    July 30, 2012 11 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this towel rack. {because since the last one fell off the door, we’ve been weeks without one. but now it’s back. everything in its place}. 2.…

    October 8, 2010 13 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. these berries.{because they rang in october so festively}. 2. this chai.{because amidst all of the rush and reading that have become the bulk of my weeks, quiet moments…

    October 2, 2009 13 Comments