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A weekend in Madrid

I couple of weeks ago I went to Madrid for a long weekend with two friends of mine for a little Easter treat.  We flew from Heathrow just before midday and arrived in Madrid in the middle of the afternoon.   1,816 more words

Travel

4.23.14 Over the Spring Hurdle?

Where has the time gone? I can’t believe I let almost 3 weeks go by without  posting a single photo! I do declare, Easter and a busy real estate market has kept me with little time to stroll about with my camera. 64 more words

Charlottesville

Prefabulous World: Energy-Efficient And Sustainable Homes Around The Globe

Recently, I interviewed Sheri Koones, author of the new book titled Prefabulous World: Energy-Efficient and Sustainable Homes Around the Globe, which features sophisticated examples of eco-friendly home design in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Canada, the United States, England, Germany, South Africa, and beyond. 12 more words

Energy

NPWM Day 23: The Louvre

The Louvre is so filled with masterpieces

that one doesn’t know

whether to feel awe or apathy.

Crowded in amongst Caravaggios and Pugets,

the tourists shuffle inch by inch… 92 more words

UK's Design Museum announces 2014 Designs of the Year

The Design Museum in London, UK, has announced the winners of its 2014 Designs of the Year Awards. The designs are judged by a high-profile panel and are presented in seven design categories. 15 more words

Architecture