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  • small improvement: rattan radiator cover.

    We have four small radiators in our apartment, though for most winter days, the heat pipes servicing them would be plenty to heat the apartment. When we moved in, the radiator in the kids’…

    October 19, 2021 17 Comments
  • life in a tiny apartment.

    Tip #85: Turn off your radiator. James has been pestering me to write this post. But I was chagrined to broach the subject again. Remember this radiator post from last year? I’ve already covered…

    December 4, 2013 15 Comments
  • life in a tiny apartment.

    Tip #50: Be kind to your radiator. Our radiator has the biggest personality in our tiny apartment. When people exclaim about our ability to live together in such a tiny space, I’m tempted to…

    February 6, 2013 25 Comments
  • make-believe: a good night’s sleep

    as my high school latin teacher used to say: it’s been hotter than hades lately. i’m not usually one to complain about the heat, so bitterly do i hate the cold, but sleep in…

    July 19, 2012 19 Comments