While checking out this NYTime’s Interactive on Wednesday, part of their “Shopping with [fillintheblank]” series in the Home & Garden section, this bike rack really jumped out at me. It’s slim, it’s good looking, and it’s $13 on Amazon. We’ve talked about hanging bikes in small spaces before, but this one takes the cake at […]
| Apartment, Bike Rack, Bikes, Biking, Hanger, Mount, Product, Shopping, Small Spaces
The night before last I was looking for a source for the Alessi juicer by Philippe Starck (below left) after recognizing it in one of the scenes in Food, Inc. The juicer appeared in the kitchen of Eric Schlosser, author of Fast Food Nation, and I was curious about how much it cost (answer, $90). […]
| Alessi, Black+Blum, Bread, Bread Bag, Green, Juicer, Kitchen, Philippe Starck, Product, Salad Servers, Shopping, Stelton, Watering Can, Yellow
Living in a city with an IKEA (as opposed to the nearest one being 2 [2006-08] or 6 hours away ) can be dangerous. I may or may not have been there twice in the last 14 days. I didn’t see any of these items when I was there last week… so they must be […]
| beach, camping, gardening, Green, hammock, IKEA, Kitchen, napkins, paper products, Product, reusable bags, Seasonal, Shopping, Solig, summer, trays
By Martha // 28 February 2009 in: Bikes
We keep our bikes in the basement… but I wish we had two of these. CYCLOC Bicycle Storage, $135 at Design Public and available in three four excellent colors. *Image source: Design Public
| Apartment, Bicycle, Bike, Commuting, Design Public, Green, Hanger, Mount, Orange, Plastic, Product, Shopping
By Martha // 18 February 2009 in: Picnics
I’ve talked before about trying to do good for the Earth. Maybe “Trashing the Fridge” is a bit extreme, so here’s something you are probably doing already: carrying reusable bags to your localorganicsustainable grocer. I’m big on reusable bags (as mentioned in the above post). Sometimes canvas totes, sometimes IKEA beach bags, sometimes nylon bags […]
| bag, collapsible baskets, eco-friendly, Green, green shopping, Groceries, Product, Reisenthel, reusable bags, Shopping, tote, Wine
So maybe I’m crazy… but I think these would be a lot of fun in an entryway. Maybe not *our* entryway, but surely someone out there has an appropriate space on a wall with an inviting color. For $12? It’s a deal.
| Contemporary, Design, Housewares, Online Shopping, Product, White
Tom and Martha devour the last helping of Talenti’s “Roman Raspberry” Sorbetto. Martha takes pictures, Tom finishes first.
| Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Italian, Product, Sorbet