things i like (#11)

happy springtime! even though it's snowing yet again, i'm going to optimistically imagine that it'll be the last time. meanwhile, these are the things keeping me in good spirits: 

 this beautiful  matcha bowl , picked up at  umami mart  in oakland.

this beautiful matcha bowl, picked up at umami mart in oakland.

 a scoop of this  tea party tea  sloowly eases me into wakefulness each morning.

a scoop of this tea party tea sloowly eases me into wakefulness each morning.

 these paperwhites, which remind me that it'll soon be gardening season again.

these paperwhites, which remind me that it'll soon be gardening season again.

 two egg soaps in a mini carton, from korea via my friend june.

two egg soaps in a mini carton, from korea via my friend june.

things i like (#10)

during this season of things, things and more things...a few of the ones making my day.

 these bowls and plates from coupe line at  heath  ceramics, which i can't get enough of.

these bowls and plates from coupe line at heath ceramics, which i can't get enough of.

 these oh-so-cozy  moccasins , which keep my feet warm at my desk.

these oh-so-cozy moccasins, which keep my feet warm at my desk.

 a package from  everlane , with some of my new favorite pieces.

a package from everlane, with some of my new favorite pieces.

 this  candle , because it smells as good as they say.

this candle, because it smells as good as they say.

things i like (#8)

i haven't done one of these in a while! a few oldies but goodies.

 this  wool felt and leather laptop sleeve , which saw me through all my China travels.

this wool felt and leather laptop sleeve, which saw me through all my China travels.

 a  rifle paper co.  birthday card going to virginia beach this week to a friend i've known for half my life!

a rifle paper co. birthday card going to virginia beach this week to a friend i've known for half my life!

 this  sheepskin  from ikea, which is willa's new favorite thing.

this sheepskin from ikea, which is willa's new favorite thing.

 a very loud, very floral rug, which i had some doubts about but have decided to embrace. 

a very loud, very floral rug, which i had some doubts about but have decided to embrace.