Most Wanted: A New House.

We’ve outgrown our house, and we’ve been looking for a new one since May last year, without any luck. The real estate prices here in San Francisco are insane, but even if we were able to disregard the hefty price tags for a minute, we haven’t even been able to find a house we’d like to live in.

A Corner of My Home: The Brass Band

Just a couple of years ago I thought I’d never let anything brass or gold into my home. Copper, maybe. Brass, never. Stainless steel, silver, pewter and chrome were my friends. But slowly, the warmer metals have been winning me over.