Tag Archives: i want it
Do I need these things? No. Do I want them because they’re cute and yellow? Hell yes!
I’m at home along a lot and sometimes I want a cup of coffee, but I don’t want to use my french press because it’s annoying to clean and I have to make a full pot of it (32oz) for it to come out well. So I decided I want a “coffee dripper” for Hanukkah. It makes one or two cups, and it’s easy to clean. There are several companies that make it but Hario is nice, simple, and inexpensive. You just fit it on top of your coffee mug, put a filter in the top, fill it with a few spoonfuls of grounds, and poor hot water over it. Perfect!
A fun gift idea are these animal carafes from Anthropologie. They come in porcupine, armadillo, and piglet. I want the porcupine, although I have no idea where I’d put it.
While sitting at my window watching my hummers zip around and feed, I noticed two other birds, one of them an orange house finch and another may have been a female finch. They were watching the hummers and probably thinking, “why doesn’t anybody feed US?” I want to get a regular bird feeder now, but then I might have bird crap all over my patio and I’d have to clean it up. But this is an awesome feeder and I want it. It’s $25, which doesn’t seem to bad for a funky bird feeder.
And then after you get that bird feeder you can get this fish tank: