June 23rd, 2017

June 23rd, 2017
Hiking with the dogs super early in the mornings to beat the heat these days and feeling particularly grateful for the wash that's mostly in the shade. #summerstillness #bringonthevheat

June 20th, 2017

June 20th, 2017
At the Community Center for High Desert Test Kitchen right now – if you are in the neighborhood come by! Tonight's ingredient is acacia (cats claw) "cows have died from foraging on too much of this thing…"

June 15th, 2017

June 15th, 2017
So into Christopher Herwig’s book on Soviet Bus Stops. Vera Kavalkova-Halvarsson’s essay describes how from the late 1960s to the 1980s there was so much competition between architects for important projects, and technology and resources was so tightly regulated, that there was very little room for creativity – Because of this “minor architectural forms” took to the stage. Architectural students were assigned bus stops for their first independent project and encouraged to produce "designs never seen before" – without being limited by the usual rules and prohibitions.