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Why the ‘healing’ home?


We have created tremendous imbalance on the material/physical level of our planetary story. Consumer madness fuels an undue taking of resources from the body of Earth/Gaia and has left large holes in the energy grid

Why the ‘healing’ home?2020-03-26T13:37:49+00:00

The Health Benefits of a “Breathable” Home


I was reminded recently of how important air circulation is in our dwellings. I heard a comment about a child’s apparent allergy issues being linked to Black Mold in a Denver home. Sensitivity to allergens is

The Health Benefits of a “Breathable” Home2019-07-18T08:29:50+00:00

All that Glitters isn’t Gold


The inner workings of your home – the framing, wiring, plumbing, and fastening – are intricate and essential. But most people don't give them a thought, as drywall buries it all. Understandably, most clients are finish-oriented – but

All that Glitters isn’t Gold2019-08-06T08:58:58+00:00

Windows of the Soul


On August 4, 2016, The New York Times published an article, “How Sunflowers Follow the Sun, Day after Day” and it inspired me. At dawn, whole fields of sunflowers stand at attention, all facing east,

Windows of the Soul2017-03-02T10:58:43+00:00

The Sacred and the Profane


As I travel through my architectural world I am privileged to visit the inside of many private homes; doing so helps me to understand and appreciate the lives and lifestyles of my clients so that the

The Sacred and the Profane2020-03-26T14:22:59+00:00

The “Trouble” with Construction


It would be easy to say that the mantra of construction is “happily ever after.” Yes, it is possible to feel satisfaction post-project if the design is right and the construction values are high. But, BEWARE ... the

The “Trouble” with Construction2018-12-11T10:13:44+00:00

The Wish List


You love your home, your nest, your abode. You have been thinking about all of the changes you might do if: You had the money You knew exactly what you would change You had the

The Wish List2017-03-02T10:36:24+00:00

The House Whisperer


I am a House Archeologist and a House Whisperer. Years of tearing INTO structures and tearing DOWN structures has given me insight into where we, as a species, have come from – written in the

The House Whisperer2017-03-02T10:36:25+00:00

Balance and Proportion


We live inside a clockwork of rhythm and balance; the tides move in-and-out in the oceans, the moon cycles guide this flow. The moon also controls our inner emotional tidal flow; growth cycles, menstrual cycles,

Balance and Proportion2017-03-02T10:36:25+00:00