• simple stuff: hangers.

    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…

    May 22, 2017 19 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this batch of strawberry almond milk.  {worth whirring up in the chaotic minutes before leaving the house on monday morning.} 2. these cozy things.  {made right…

    May 19, 2017 14 Comments
  • bedtime rituals with hanna andersson.

    This post is sponsored by Hanna Andersson, maker of some of our family’s favorite organic cotton pajamas. Bedtime is my favorite time of day with my family. I don’t say that only because I’m…

    May 16, 2017 24 Comments
  • floral ice cubes you should not make.

    Here’s a thing that positively no one needs to have: Flower-filled ice cubes. Here’s a thing that’s very pleasant to have: Flower-filled ice cubes. Here’s a thing that sometimes goes utterly awry: You guessed it.  The…

    May 15, 2017 19 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this stack of books. {because they’re flagrantly breaking my nightstand rule of one. ah well.} 2. this food scrap news.  {because after six years of bringing compost to…

    May 12, 2017 17 Comments
  • out and about: seattle.

    Our journey to Seattle was made primarily for the very special occasion of our friends’ wedding. James was a groomsman and so while we explored as much as we were able, there were suit fittings…

    May 10, 2017 10 Comments
  • tips for trip planning.

    First you should know that you’re getting advice on trip planning from someone who has a verified case of FOTP. (That’s Fear of Trip Planning, and no, it’s not actually a thing, it’s just something…

    May 8, 2017 34 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this faye-sized hat. {sent with love from portland from this sweet friend.} 2. this bookmark.  {which was stuck into my very first purchase from my new very…

    May 5, 2017 11 Comments