my week in objects

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    my week in objects mostly.

    There are so many objects in the week after a baby arrives that feel monumental: the burp cloth that arrives at the right moment; the trio of ibuprofen handed over with a cup of cold…

    January 20, 2017 4 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week:1. this cool mist.{for keeping us a little better hydrated around here.}2. these bath salts.{a treat from james and just right for some pre-bed soaks.} 3.  these tiny cozy…

    January 6, 2017 32 Comments
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    my week in objects, mostly.

    five little things that made my week:1. these antlers. {because toddlers in antlers are almost as good as grandpas in antlers.}2. this hamentaschen.{and the others i devoured this week.}3. this sack of presents.{because focusing on…

    December 23, 2016 15 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week:1. this hanging tray.{newly hung in a different spot, in preparation for a tiny babe.}2. this organized drawer.{because nothing makes me feel instantly better than a good drawer…

    December 16, 2016 11 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week.1. this little paper tree. {because it was left behind by a visiting grammy.} 2. these bits of color.{destined for tiny presents for tiny people.}3. this popcorn string. {for…

    December 9, 2016 14 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week.1. these cinnamon sticks. {for being 18 inches long.}2. this cluster of stars.{more on these next week, but for now this toddler installation kind of breaks my heart.}3. these…

    December 2, 2016 20 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week.1. this mini protest sign. {because, truly.}2. the piles we packed.{and the family we saw.}3. these pumpkin oatmeal cookies.{for providing train ride nourishment.}4. these skinny washi tapes.{because ’tis…

    November 25, 2016 15 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week:1. this flannel and this thread.{to turn into something soft for a soon-to-be-nursing-again mama. (er, me).}2. this bag. { floppy and oversized but light as a feather. and in…

    November 18, 2016 30 Comments
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    my week in objects, mostly.

    I struggled with this post today. Is going about business as usual to pretend that everything actually is business as usual? Do readers need normalcy and comfort or do they need to see that sometimes…

    November 11, 2016 39 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week.1. leaf etchings.{and getting to do all my favorite childhood stuff all over again.}2. these remains. {i don’t know if it’s the election, or the pregnancy, or the general…

    November 4, 2016 24 Comments