Tag: apartment


How to maintain a minimalist bohemian bedroom in both decor and lifestyle

Over on Offbeat Home, I showed off some of my minimalist bedroom inspiration from a real estate listing. One of my wonderful Homies asked to know more about my actual bedroom. So here it is (keep in mind… Read More

acrylic coffee table

My temporary, and possibly dangerous, translucent coffee table situation

Can you see the coffee table in this photo? Just barely right? Yeah, me too. Constantly. That barely visible coffee table situation is actually the Top Stage Clear Acrylic Nesting Lucite Side Table Set arranged in a semi-circle,… Read More

my living room

Surprise homelessness and last-minute parties: The last days of the apartment reboot

  Whew, what a crazy couple of weeks! The apartment reboot has been both stressful and the best thing ever. Having to take down all my shit for painting, then move all my shit for floors, then find… Read More

Dining room before and after.

Purging and finding calm: My apartment burn down

One day I looked around my apartment and all the stuff that had made my house feel like a home started to make me feel entombed. All the tchochskies, the books, the toys, the furniture, the art, even… Read More

In which I buy the coolest shower curtain EVER

Old and busted: Boring white shower curtain. New hotness: Danica Studio’s Odyssey shower curtain. Head over to Offbeat Home to read more about my new shower curtain purchase. And THEN note the comments where our readers alert me… Read More

Saying goodbye: Breaking up the Norton Gang

Since my last blog was about the possibility of moving, I thought I’d talk about a couple that actually made it out of the Norton building and moved on to bigger and better things. My best friend since… Read More

Attempting to escape our gilded cage

We have an amazing apartment. ANYONE would feel lucky to live in a rent-controlled, large two bedroom, two bathroom, upper unit with a balcony, and some pretty sweet views. And we do! The problem is… my parents own… Read More