You might expect to hear a birdsong and babbling brooks in this woodsy Brooklyn home. It's cheery and organic, blooming with bright colours and teeming with adorable animal figurines, like the roadrunner in the window, the bunny in the kitchen, and the penguin lurking on the converted coffee-table bookshelves. When you settle into this gentler rhythm of life, you might even forget you're in the heart of Brooklyn. Grab your trail guide and hiking boots, set up a blind inside a cafe, and take field notes on the native flora and fauna you'll find here.
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