Welp, it’s finally done. A couple weeks ago, I decided to turn my bright, nondescript little office into a dark, cozy habitat of a completely different kind. Taking as my inspiration interiors from gypsy caravans, Moroccan houses, Bedouin tents, and … Continue reading
I had a flourishing garden once, but aphids picked the worst possible moment to attack. So, the long weekend gave me the perfect opportunity to pull everything out by the roots and start fresh.
So far in the Single Housewife parade of home fragrances, I have steered far away from traditionally “homey” scents. Step into my confessional, housewifey friends: My mother sold Home Interiors products for a few years of my teenhood, and I … Continue reading
Nancy Boy is a wonderful little boutique in the heart of San Francisco — the stroller-ridden, semi-suburban-looking part of San Francisco, to be clear. The shop caters to the nature-loving, eco-conscious denizens of that neighborhood and beyond, and it’s particularly … Continue reading
Ah, the halcyon days of summer! If you live out in the ‘burbs in a temperate, four-seasons-a-year-type climate, summer may recall smells of myriad flowers in bloom; of hot, wet concrete after a thunderstorm; of sweet tea and lemonade and … Continue reading