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  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week. 1. this top-of-the-fridge storage spot. {now with cleaner lines and calmed down colors. like breath of fresh air for the darkest corner of the apartment.} 2. this…

    December 8, 2017 11 Comments
  • knits from elizabeth suzann.

    This post is sponsored by Elizabeth Suzann, a clothing label committed to finding comfort in clothing. “You’re wearing a sweater to bed, Mama?” Faye was equal parts enthralled and scandalized when I slipped into her bed…

    December 5, 2017 34 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week.  1. this umbrella. {and a rare moment of weather-related preparedness.} 2. these moody hydrangeas. {for being even prettier all crisped up.} 3. this relocated diaper pail. {because…

    October 13, 2017 16 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week: 1. this wooden bowl (and spoon). {for a certain little brother who’s starting to eat solids.} 2. these soap samples.  {best kind of research.} 3. these rain drops.…

    August 4, 2017 20 Comments
  • summer vacation, two ways.

    Tomorrow is the first official day of summer. I’m getting my annual itch to play hooky, kick off my shoes, and run around barefoot. Whether or not you’ve got an actual summer vacation in the works,…

    June 20, 2017 12 Comments
  • habit shift: sunscreen.

    I’m just a little less than two weeks from turning thirty-three. Yes, I’m feeling old. And vain.  Enter sunscreen. It’s no newsflash that I should be wearing it. Skin cancer rates are startling. The…

    June 19, 2017 199 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week.1. these mittens.{because it was beyond freezing this week. yes, literally.}2. this tulip.{picked out by a certain orange-loving kiddo. no complaints.}3. this wrap.{for snuggling a little guy that…

    March 17, 2017 25 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week:1. these bags.{soon to be filled with sunscreen and sun hats. right?}2. these sunshiney things.{for brightening up the joint.}3. these little guys.{for not yet being used to clonk…

    March 3, 2017 20 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    five little things that made my week.1. these peaceful bums.{all framed up and on display.}2. this tiny table.{and chairs. for offering a place to play.}3. this little bud. {for opening.}4. this bandana.{for being so good at…

    February 3, 2017 15 Comments
  • 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