tidy up day 1

I finished the magical tidying book over the weekend and all in all I was glad I read it–keeping a couple of things in mind. One: Japanese cultures can be different, and the author might be slightly annoying. It helped me get over the 500 times she explains how she was reading organization magazines at five. Or when … More tidy up day 1

working on it

Do you ever set goals that you never accomplish? My solution to this has always been to not really set concrete goals and then not really ever fail at them. The biggest winning argument for this is that I never have to tell myself that I can’t have dessert. Then I became a parent that realized what her children … More working on it

tidy it up

A few weeks ago I offered to help my friend pack her apartment for moving. I was explaining how I enjoy packing because it’s like a Tetris game to pack as efficiently as possible. And I enjoy unpacking because I like analyzing the new space and deciding where everything could best be stored. Then my friend recommended a … More tidy it up

all dried up

I have been wanting a dehydrator since the time my neighbor shared her delicious dried apples with me. This Christmas my dreams came to fruition (bada, ching!). My new dehydrator arrived last Friday, and it has been drying fruit almost non-stop ever since. It is amazing, and