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Dining Alfresco

It’s been a glorious summer so far. Spira and I have enjoyed a splendorous assortment of long morning walks with Daddy which have taken us to some incredible new places: Lost Lagoon, Beaver Lake, the Stanley Park Rose Garden. 139 more words

Border Collies

Home Run

My neighborhood in San Francisco leaves something to be desired, for me and for everyone else.  However, we should never ignore the fact that some of us live here for reasons which are less compelling than other people’s reasons. 712 more words



MDF Italia

Aura home

Rock Table MDF Italia

Waste bin design

London-based designer Samuel Wilkinson, has launched a new set of recycling storage for the home. 132 more words


Does Living in a Rural Area Put You at Higher Risk for Cancer?

Research suggests that cancer risks can be calculated by geography.

I am the kind of person that loves the fast pace of city living, but ultimately sees the value of living in a more rural area, especially when raising kids. 267 more words


Random pics - iphone only

fried with her cat in a hammock. Both with exactly same pose. 

Barbicue season

Summer snacks

Buying kitchen

Work in progress


What's Up With Housing?

How accurate are those Zestimates from Zillow? We put them to the test.

Zillow maintains that more than half the homes it lists sell within five percent of the home value “Zestimates” it gives for them. 153 more words

Housing Economics

Sleep Sounds . . . for Those of You Whose Sandman Lives in the Big City

On the evening of the Fourth, as my wife and I were getting ready for bed, the fireworks in our neighborhood started kicking in. Boom! Boom! 256 more words