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  • make-believe: springtime

     The past week or two has felt like something of a make-believe spring in Brooklyn. We’ve had unseasonably warm days flanked by seasonably chilly ones. Bodegas are filled with daffodil blooms, tree pits are…

    March 1, 2017 16 Comments
  • make-believe: pumpkin picking.

    I’m not sure that I’m gonna find myself in a bona fide pumpkin patch this fall, so just in case, I’m playing a little make-believe and daydreaming about a citified take on the classic autumnal…

    October 18, 2016 19 Comments
  • growing a minimalist wardrobe: shoes.

    I probably own too many pairs of shoes. And if not too many, at least more than the minimum that I need. But every minimalist has her Achilles’ heel, right? She might as well have…

    October 23, 2014 37 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this plant. {because as james would say, i’m straight-up copying these guys. flattery}. 2. this light. {because it’s there}. 3. this new striped laundry bag. {because…

    April 26, 2013 9 Comments
  • make-believe: birthday.

    on sunday i turn 28. it feels big. all i really want to do for my birthday is catch a few fireflies and eat cake. birthdays are for cake. there’s no two ways about…

    June 28, 2012 23 Comments