Stuff I Love

The Genius of Zip Sheets

October 1, 2010

Dave and I were lazy nursery decorators.  We took one look at the darling Daniella bedding in the corner of Babies R Us, and with our nifty and dangerous scan gun, registered for every single item in the theme, including matching mobile and lamp, and, of course, two of the matching sheets.  Every day I [...]

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Ergo the Ergo

September 25, 2010

Parenthood has made me emotionally attach to material objects, i.e. stuff, in Veblenian ways.  I used to value shoes or earrings; now I love baby carriers and zipper sheets, and this might explain why I’m writing this, in public mind you, wearing leggings, Nike sneakers, no makeup, and a frizzy ponytail.  I’m always looking for [...]

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