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Baby, it’s cold outside

This weekend we finally carved out several hours to set up Christmas decorations, and I am not at all exaggerating when I refer to that time in hours. I don’t know why I thought it would be a good idea to buy 25 boxes of round ornaments, or why I thought the tree would have [...]

Creamer cup by Heath Ceramics

This weekend we stopped by The Green Ant to do a little Christmas shopping and I found this vintage creamer by the company founded by Edith Heath in the mid-forties. The Heath Ceramics website is a treasure trove of inspiration, from the product selection to the galleries of tile installations. This is definitely a resource [...]

Presents!

The instructions were: get under the tree and pretend to be happy about it. Because, dammit, WE ARE GOING TO HAVE A HAPPY HOLIDAY SO HELP ME GOD.

Christmas bokeh

Finally got around to putting up the tree yesterday, and this was the first year that Leta was interested in helping. This means that there is one branch on the tree about three feet off the ground that’s got about 15 ornaments hanging off of it. You know if an adult decorated a tree this [...]