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Minnesota summer
Fun stuff

Minnesota summer

Downtown Northfield, MN My backyard The Red Barn Pizza Farm Strawberry rhubarb pie (required) The greenhouse at Seeds Farm Biking the Cannon Valley Trail with Dad Taking a walk after a meal at the Harbor View Cafe Mom’s tomatoes, still green Summer in Minnesota is something else. The light is magical, everything is lush, and … Continue reading

Madeline
New York City

Madeline

A great exhibit featuring more than 90 of Ludwig Bemelmans’ original Madeline illustrations just opened at The New-York Historical Society,  in honor of the 75th anniversary of her debut. I was a big fan of Madeline growing up–her sweet uniform, her Parisian adventures, her straw hat–but never realized parts of her story took place in … Continue reading

Nesting
At home

Nesting

I’m in nesting mode these days, and on the hunt for bedroom inspiration. I know it’ll take a while before it really feels like “me,” but I want to create a space that’s light and serene, with a few textures and well-chosen colors mixed in. Here are a few things I have my eye on… … Continue reading

Moving day!
At home

Moving day!

Today’s the big day! I’m moving in to my new place this afternoon, which is fortunately just two blocks away. My little shoebox apartment is packed and ready, and I’m lucky enough to have a few friends and family to help me move. I’ve promised everyone pizza as a thank you, and let’s face it, … Continue reading