To stay at the Post Ranch Inn in Big Sur was out of our price range, so I found Richard Wangoe’s romantic canyon retreat on VRBO. Perched in a 700 […]
Several people sent me these photos of Robert Oshatz’s Floating House as it appeared in Inside Outsidemagazine. We also saw this house on Extreme Homes, and Oshatz’s Miyasaka Residence is […]
Interview with Robert Oshatz: The Natural Beauty and Lyrical Music of Architecture by Alex Levin on Freshome.com
After hearing about Mickey Meunnig from Fred Stitt at San Francisco Institute of Architecture (http://www.sfia.net/), I wanted to meet the creative organic architect on the cloudy coast. I had heard […]
On a night when my brain won’t rest, done with sleep and much on my mind, I pad across the bamboo floors, tight and quiet and warm on my […]
In a fascinating article in the Atlantic Monthly this month (April 2014) entitled “Hey Parents, Leave those Kids Alone,” Hanna Rosin quotes sociologist Roger Hart, who studied children’s play. Describing […]
The den/guest bedroom is a good retreat for a light sleeper kept awake by barking dogs across the river.