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  • 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
  • my year in objects (mostly).

    twelve little things that made my year. 1. a city desert in january. 2. tiny hearts in february. 3. leafy eggs in march. 4. tulips in april. 5. lobster rolls in may. 6. san…

    December 31, 2013 19 Comments
  • sailing.

    I don’t know how to sail, but I’d like to. There’s something satisfying about learning a wholly new skill and when it comes with its own special set of vocabulary, all the better. There’s…

    November 4, 2013 12 Comments
  • sailing right along.

    yesterday, james surprised me with a celebratory morning sail around the new york city harbor. there was sunshine and a breeze and mimosas and we got to wave hello to our favorite green giant.…

    July 2, 2012 29 Comments