Ten Objects That Bring Me Joy

  1. 1.
    My dad's straw boater.
  2. 2.
    This (obviously) well-worn cook book from my grandma's church. It has many of my family's recipes in it.
  3. 3.
    This Charley Harper tile (by Motawi Tile here in Ann Arbor), which my husband gave me to celebrate my 20th year of sobriety.
  4. 4.
    This raku pottery bowl my husband and I bought on our honeymoon in Puerto Rico.
  5. 5.
    This deco diamond ring of my grandmother's. My parents gave it to me for my college graduation.
  6. 6.
    This teeny, tiny silver box my parents gave me.
  7. 7.
    My grandmother's silver brush and hand mirror.
  8. 8.
    The last card my dad sent me before he died.
  9. 9.
    This bowl @rebeccaja made (with two stones in it we picked out of the Aegean a couple of weeks ago).
  10. 10.
    This print in my living room.