Mindfulness

Bridges, Arches, & Tunnels…

Bridges intrigue me.  They represent compromise, meeting in the middle, moving on beyond the dischord.  Most people – including my family – don’t realize how enamored I am with fine masonry, stone work, fine woodworking, intricate wrought iron work, and perfect brickwork.  And there’s no place better where these come together than in Central Park. …

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Greenhouses, British Style

Ah, those English and their Gardens! I subscribe to a magazine titled just that: The English Garden.  One of the best things about it is the advertisements for Greenhouses. And these aren’t just any little greenhouse kits.  No.  Rather, they are unique unto themselves. Their version of “simple” is still more detailed than our utilitarian …

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Up, Up, & Away: Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Going, going, and gone. But if you have next year’s calendar, merely mark sometime during the first two weeks of October.  And then GO SEE IT! The Special Shapes balloons are the crowd pleasers, with reason. But ALL the balloons are impressively large and colorful.  One year I saw over 800 balloons, en mass. But …

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