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The tale of two chairs

As mentioned in my last post, fuelled by a heady combination of Pinterest and ‘Fill Your House For Free‘, I’ve taken to upcycling in rather a manic way. 578 more words


Holonomic Thinking and Service Design

I would like to start this post by letting those of you in Brazil know that this year’s Service Design Talks will be on 4th October in São Paulo. 1,208 more words


To someone else, you are the Joneses

We’ve all got the Joneses in our lives.  Perhaps it’s your old college friend who now drives a shiny BMW, your former co-worker who constantly Instagrams her exotic luxury vacations, or that frenemy who loves to show off her designer duds and jewelry.   390 more words


Bloomberg Radio Interview- Arthur Weissman's Book

By Lisa Nash, Green Seal Administrative Assistant

I am the video creator of the recent Youtube video (below) that accompanies a Bloomberg Radio interview of Green Seal’s President and CEO, Arthur Weissman, as he discusses his new book… 344 more words

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Sewing machine repair

I started today by biking to the thrift store for a return.  I was thinking that I’d get it out of the way so I wouldn’t have to go and be tempted during No Spend September.  471 more words

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The Your Baby Can Read Epi-Academic

My mom has worked in education for over thirty years, and she prides herself on it. She’s talented too. In fact, many of her colleagues suggest she write a book. 650 more words

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No spend September

August, oh August.  Frankly, you were rather crappy.  And I responded to that crappiness by shopping and spending like someone who was in want of some serious distraction.  625 more words

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