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Our Window Neighbours

February 6, 2013 // Apartment Living // Comments

At first it might sound a bit creepy or weird, and possibly illegal, but I can assure you that window watching is just part of living in high-rises. Besides having real next door neighbours we also have our ‘window neighbours’; […]

My Dog Wears Socks

January 29, 2013 // Apartment Living // Comments

When we moved we left behind a fully carpeted condo and traded it in for lovely dark hardwood floors. In the last four years we’ve spent so much time keeping the old carpet clean from all of the kid stuff […]

It’s Play Time With Apartment Baby!

October 16, 2012 // Apartment Living // Comments

Now that my little apartment baby is fully moving around and wanting to play, it was time to haul out our older baby toys from Ben’s baby days. Of course, out came the ever popular baby tunnel. We are seriously […]

The Pros Of Apartment Living

August 10, 2012 // Apartment Living // Comments

There are some obvious cons to living in an apartment with two children. The most obvious one would be the smallness of the actual living space; I think that I’ve made that work by leaning more towards the minimalist side […]

The Nice And Tidy Bedroom

May 29, 2012 // Uncategorized // Comments

Order! Can we please have some order in this apartment! Pick up the socks! Put away the toys! Mess makes me feel crazy and too much stuff makes me feel irritated at the very least. I like things to be […]

Apartment Baby Take 2

March 22, 2012 // Apartment Living // Comments

I’m not a true minimalist but I do have a strong dislike for clutter and prefer items to be purposeful. When we were getting ready for Josie to join our family I did not rush out and buy a lot […]