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    luxury bedding from snowe.

    This post is sponsored by Snowe, a home brand committed to making exceptional design attainable. In preparing our humble abode for a month-long sublet in June, I’ll admit that way more fun than drawing up…

    May 3, 2016 25 Comments
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    snow day.

     Just a little snow report for a Monday morning. We had exactly the snowy, time-stopping kind of weekend I’d wished for: Grilled cheese sandwiches and chocolate chip cookies with neighbors; a shoelace rope, a…

    January 25, 2016 18 Comments
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    snowe: a home essentials giveaway

    The days are getting shorter. There are no two ways about it. 6:30 pm and I find myself scurrying home, lighting candles, turning on the oven. Roasted vegetables are back on the rotation. (And…

    October 8, 2015 14 Comments
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    paper snowflakes.

    I haven’t forgotten. It’s just that the time for paper snowflakes was found more easily in the quiet days between Christmas and the New Year than in the hubbub beforehand. In between eating too…

    December 29, 2014 9 Comments
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    snowy thanks.

    We took a train northward and ended up in a wintry wonderland. Not a bit sad about that. Wishing all of you guys a warm and happy Thanksgiving. I’m thankful for each of you,…

    November 27, 2013 14 Comments
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    Snowdrops and stone walls and crackling fires. Not much more to report than that, which is just enough for me. Happy April, friends.…

    April 1, 2013 13 Comments
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    Have you heard that it’s been cold in New York? Yes, yes you have. It’s all anyone’s talking about and I won’t deny, it’s freezing! There’s snow expected tonight and even though I know…

    January 24, 2013 16 Comments
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    snow barns.

    If you follow me on instragram, you’ve already seen your share of snowy barns there. But just in case you don’t and maybe even if you do, here are a few more snowy scenes from…

    January 8, 2013 32 Comments
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    While James and I were up visiting his family in Western New York, we took advantage of one snowy afternoon to go snowshoeing. Not minding the rapidly falling snow or the fact that soon…

    January 3, 2013 17 Comments
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    a snow drive.

    It’s not every day that you find yourself smack dab in the middle of a winter wonderland. Today James and I took a snowy drive through some of my favorite roads around his hometown.…

    December 27, 2012 26 Comments