I started subscribing to magazines like Vogue and Vanity Fair pretty early on, when I was 13 or so. Before the Internet, in an absence of underground zines, and for someone too young/uneducated to read things like ArtForum, it was … Continue reading
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That there’s got Early Girl and Patio hybrids and Black Russian heirloom grape tomatoes. I planted them around 7/15, which means the plants are heavy with green fruit right now. I ripened one on the windowsill last week and that … Continue reading
You may remember the original version of this goal, which was “spend contiguous months in the UK.” When I wrote that one, I was living in a tiny apartment that I had little attachment to and that contained no pets … Continue reading
I’m in London until early August for a bit of research. So far, I can report that Camden is pretty, the Brits are generally sympathetic to my bumbling, fry ups are still tasty, and that if you want something done, … Continue reading
I’ve wanted a potager since sometime in my very late teens. (Not a normal thing for a teenager to decide they want to do, I know.) After my grandma, a prolific gardener, died when I was 20, I started a … Continue reading
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After we spent hours signing paperwork for the house closing last August, we wandered out to the parking lot. I was still chatting away to our lawyer when she and I looked over to find Mr. Husband over in the … Continue reading
Done. Finishing is not necessarily connected with “Get a job that puts that degree to use,” but as it turns out, I have one of those.
We don’t own it yet, but we did buy it, and like it quite a lot.