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In the world we live in people often feel compelled to express grandiose reaction to things, experiences and people – resulting in the overuse of three words: “I LOVE IT!” Is this grandiosity yet another effect of the celebrity-driven-reality-TV-selfie … Continue reading
. A double take is an act of quickly looking at something that is surprising or unusual a second time after looking at it a moment earlier. . The RISD Museum often focuses attention on a single object in an exciting … Continue reading
Selecting a bed can be complicated. Which mattress? Box spring? Headboard? Frame? Comforter? Bedcover? Coverlet? . There are seemingly endless possibilities when considering how to cover one’s bed. As seen in this image of my bed in Brooklyn Heights, … Continue reading
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Last week I talked about some great neighborly food shopping spots in Litchfield County – including a mention of Arethusa Farm for its incredible dairy products. But what I have come to learn is that Arethusa Farm is a major … Continue reading
“Good fences make good neighbors” – Mending Wall, Robert Frost . While this saying has been integrated into the lexicon of contemporary culture, no one has addressed the question that logically follows: What then do FANTASTIC fences make? For me, the answer … Continue reading