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Innes J. Davidson Jeweler Ghost Sign in Ferndale

How much do I love terrazzo signs? A lot. This one in downtown Ferndale, MI is for the old Innes J. Davidson Jeweler, and the color and lettering are so beautiful that we should ponder this lovely O before moving on to the whole thing. 10 more words


This Suburban North Georgia Life

Our neighbors are obsessed with their front lawns. The man across the street waters every morning, rain or shine. Every afternoon the man next door power washes the perimeter or power blows the leaves. 737 more words


The Future of Customer Service

The Ritz-Carlton Cancun

I am in the process of writing a book about customer service. I was worried I’d forgotten everything after my 6 month hiatus, but as I write my ideas down I’ve discovered I haven’t. 753 more words

Suburban Life

September 24, 2015

A walk in the woods
Natural sounds, sights, and scents
Grounding me again

Distant airplane whines
Reminding me why I live
Outside the city

Hustle and bustle… 18 more words


Private Label Outdoor Supplies by VisuaLingual

When San Francisco-based retailer The Urban Deer asked about adding private label fatwood and fatdust to its outdoor-focused assortment, we were thrilled to oblige! The shop’s clean aesthetic dovetails nicely with ours, and the packaging turned out great, if I say so myself. 163 more words

Urban Life

It's the little things, really

Well…I haven’t shit my pants again today.  Yay!  I’m feeling a little better today, tummy wise, but I’m busted.  I feel so very tired today.  I’m trying to up my water intake to replace what I’ve been losing.  793 more words


The Sprinkler

The Sprinkler

There was always the sprinkler. On super hot days, the sprinkler was seen more as an “at home” amusement rather than something to use for watering the lawn. 113 more words

Daily Painting