• habit shift: bedtime routine.

    I know a lot of you have questions about how we get our two kids to sleep—for the LOVE OF GOD—in a tiny apartment. More on that one day soon, I promise. But in…

    April 25, 2018 51 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. these tulips. {did you know tulips are one of few cut flowers that keep growing after being cut? also, they just get prettier and prettier as…

    April 20, 2018 12 Comments
  • make/do: for earth day.

    Becoming a parent has made me realize just how much of young childhood is centered around the seasons and celebrating them. (Thank goodness.) Of course, celebrating seasonal change was already very much my bag,…

    April 18, 2018 22 Comments
  • borrowed words.

    Faye and flowers and these words: …These obligations sometimes frustrated Carson, but not half as much as they frustrate her biographers. For Lear, the author of “Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature” (1997) and the…

    April 16, 2018 11 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this view. {because someone decided this little swallow needed a new place to hang. looks pretty happy to me.} 2. these little seed markers. {and a…

    April 13, 2018 18 Comments
  • make-believe: library corner.

    We have a few small bookshelves in our house, or, more precisely, places where we shelve books. This weekend, I reorganized them. I put into deeper storage the extra copies of my own book…

    April 9, 2018 8 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this rosy lip tint. {wintry weather self-care related purchase #…. who’s counting?} 2. this sweater. {for being freshly washed (similar, if you’re curious).} 3. these rainbow…

    April 6, 2018 6 Comments
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