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  • 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 39 Comments
  • dogwood.

    two weeks ago i had my dad cut a big branch from the dogwood tree in my parent’s back yard. i shoved the thing into the backseat of the car and made my way…

    April 28, 2011 7 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this iris. {because it was taken directly out of a bunch of irises purchased by a friend and given to me. now that’s the spirit}. 2.…

    March 11, 2011 16 Comments
  • tangled.

    i’ve had more evening meetings than i can count lately. but after last night’s i was sent me home with a whole tangle of forsythia to help cheer up the place. i can’t wait…

    March 10, 2011 8 Comments