I am a freelance journalist living in the San Francisco Bay Area. I primarily write about design topics for print and online publications as well as on my blog thingselemental.com. However, I’m also working on my first novel inspired by the immigrant journey of my great-great-grandmother from rural Switzerland to Brigham Young-era Utah where she became a polygamous wife.
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Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability. –Sam Keen I’m enjoying a few more days of lazy summer fun until the last child heads back to college. Hope you’re spending time with people you love as well. More soon!
One of the unique features in our living room is a long, narrow display niche. I don’t know what the niche will ultimately hold, but for now it showcases various “blue” objects that came out of the moving boxes. Things like the Korean pottery M.J. picked up in Seoul when…
About this pie. It’s made from this recipe in response to an offhand remark from my son-in-law Dan that “everybody likes a good strawberry-rhubarb pie, don’t they?” Apparently, a good number of people do, as 6,366 people have paused to look at this pie photo so far today on Flickr.…