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  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this white shelf. {because why did it take so long to make it this way?} 2. this blossom. {beauty in neglect, etc.} 3. these ice cubes.…

    July 21, 2017 2 Comments
  • simple stuff: drying racks.

    Nary a day goes by when I don’t see someone or another photographing their aesthetically pleasing drying rack and uploading it to Instagram. It’s a thing, I promise. And while I won’t delve into…

    July 20, 2017 36 Comments
  • life in a tiny apartment.

    Tip #154: Spread a little cheer. This morning, the muscles on the underside of my forearms are aching. They’re tender from overuse this weekend, being put to work on tiny apartment improvements that didn’t…

    July 17, 2017 17 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week: 1. this little utensil.  {and accompanying napkin. for helping lunchtime stay zero-waste.} 2. these peas. {C’MON BABIES.} 3. this oil. {it’s been the perfect thing for putting…

    July 14, 2017 17 Comments
  • life in a tiny apartment.

    Tip #153: Keep your fruit in plain sight. For every week of June there was a bowl of cherries on the table that we call my desk. It might be shocking to know that there are two desks…

    July 10, 2017 31 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this shampoo.  {giving something new a try. so far so sweet.} 2. this shriveled radish. {because better to have tried and failed…} 3. this tile grout.…

    July 7, 2017 12 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week.  1. this lavender.  {tied up in little bunches for sweet dreams and wishful thinking.} 2. these pouches. {for train snacks en route to grammy and grandpa’s} 3.…

    June 30, 2017 15 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. these peas and beans. {because, well, they’re growing!} 2. this sunscreen.  {so. many. recommendations. i bought this one for little guys (plus parents) and it’s not at…

    June 23, 2017 11 Comments
  • simple stuff: laundry hampers.

    Simple Stuff: A new series devoted to talking about the stuff that might prove useful or helpful or otherwise necessary while making a home in a small apartment or anywhere. Its aim is to provide…

    June 21, 2017 51 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week: 1. this camouflaged bit of equipment. {because we finally bought an air conditioner. and admittedly it’s not *all* bad.} 2. this bubble wand. {a little more smooshed…

    June 16, 2017 18 Comments