Despite working out every day, eating only when hungry, when that hunger satiates towards the fat side of the ledger and there are no lawns to mow, no amount of intermittent snow shoveling overcomes the extra calorie count when you eat the same amount of brownies as you formerly ate kale.
Extremity is not a new virtue. Pilgrims, Nazi's and Jim Jones' Kool-Aid swilling compatriots all believed in absolute truths that alienated them from others. Architecture has its versions of extremity, but it's a mistake to be distracted by "style", no matter how extreme its expression.
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IN THE RULES:
What you say or write is only one half of the equation - everything said is heard by other humans, who hear every word with a different filter of expectation. (click here to read more)
IN FINDING HOME:
RENOVATION IS LIKE BEING 8 1/2 MONTHS PREGNANT
Eight months pregnant. The baby is lying on your bladder. Your once sexy walk has devolved into a John Wayne stagger. Enough already, you want to see your beautiful baby. That’s what this renovation feels like.