my week in objects

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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 10 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 23 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week:1. these wonky tea lights.{all refilled for a cozy weekend.}2. this sparkly ladybug.{because right now it’s been worn for about 20-second stints, but we’ve still got a few…

    October 28, 2016 20 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week.1. this popcorn. {or, as faye calls each popped piece, “a guy with tiny legs.”}2. this leather lace.{a maybe, maybe-not solution to a little problem.}3. these tools. {because girl’s got work to do.}4.…

    October 21, 2016 20 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week.1. this aluminum pot for a natural dyeing project.{found and thrifted by my mom. also a good stand-in for a witch’s cauldron should we need one.}2. this snack.{because…

    October 14, 2016 8 Comments
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    my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this stack of dingy newborn onesies.{saved from donation limbo and getting a second lease.}2. this quilt. {for making its autumnal debut. thank you, cool night breezes.}3. this planner.{but especially the…

    October 7, 2016 22 Comments