Dawn Wright

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Spike Lee Wants BlacKkKlansman to Wake America Up

It’s a picture-perfect day on Martha’s Vineyard. Families stream by on a heavily foot-trafficked thoroughfare, while white men in cargo shorts dock …

BlacKkKlansman

Narrow Starter Home fills in under-utilized urban lot in New Orleans

Skinny houses seem to combine a lot of those TreeHugger favourites: namely, small space creativity along with addressing issues like maximizing …

New prefab home can be yours for under $100K

Featuring plenty of customization<p>With an ever-deepening housing affordability crisis, families are growing more open to creative solutions while politicians balk at addressing the issue or propose the occasional Hail Mary. That’s why prefab manufacturer LivingHomes has unveiled the LivingHome AD1, …

Plant Prefab Completes New Prefabricated Residence in Sebastopol3 module, 1,300 square foot home installed in one day

RIALTO, Calif., July 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plant Prefab, a leading custom home design and prefabrication company, completed the installation of its latest residential project in Sebastopol, California yesterday, highlighting a building system that allows the construction of custom homes …

This Eco-Minded Home in São Paulo Raises the Bar For Prefab

Made of 100-percent recyclable materials and equipped with smart home technology, SysHaus is a new model by a Brazilian construction and engineering start-up.<p>SysHaus, designed by São Paulo studio Arthur Casas Design, marries sustainable engineering solutions, state-of-the-art technology, and smart …

São Paulo

inside the schoolhouse loft.

What makes the perfect space? I’m pretty sure it’s a perfectly executed mixture of abounding natural light, the blank canvas of white walls, and …

5 tips for dating an introvert, according to a psychologist who is one

Opposites attract, or at least they do for psychologist, author of <i>Introvert Power,</i> and self-proclaimed introvert Laurie Helgoe, PhD: Her husband of …

Personality

Meet Kareen Waris aka Waspa: 11-year-old kid with a tremendous drawing talent

I think the title says it all basically! Meet Kareen Waris who is also known as Waspa that is currently living in Lagos, Nigeria. What is particular …

10 Decorating Strategies Every Loft Apartment Needs

Reach for the Sky<p>When you’re blessed with soaring ceiling heights, squat furniture just won’t do. Stretch those showy design moments, like accent …

50 Small Apartment Living Rooms with the Best Space-Saving Ideas

Space – there is plenty of it around in the universe and science will tell you that almost 99 percent of it is empty. Yet, we are constantly in …

Cut these 5 outdated things from your resume

Mindy Kaling gave helpful resume advice during her Dartmouth commencement speech — plus, more ways to improve your CV.<p>Mindy Kaling says it’s time to …

Prefab metal structures form True North housing complex in Detroit by EC3

American studio EC3 has created a residential development in central Detroit, comprising a cluster of different-sized Quonset huts made of steel and …

Small House Plans Under 1000 sq ft Reveal Their Secrets

One of the cool things about living in a house as opposed to an apartment is the fact that the floor plan is more flexible and you can basically …

A New Orleans Creole Cottage Is Bewitchingly Beautiful

Name: Dee Speed Location: Marigny — New Orleans, Louisiana Size: 1,465 square feet Years lived in: 2 years, owned Dee Speed leads a double life. In …

5 prefab homes you can build in under 24 hours

KODA prefab home. Photography: Paul Kiumet / KODAPrefabricated homes are shedding their shoddy reputation. No longer seen as inferior alternatives to …

25 simple but stylish homes to be inspired by

When we don't have a very big budget to work with, we often think that we won't be able to have a beautiful or stylish home, but this is not the case!<p>…

The 5 Best Sources for Prefab Homes

Want to build your dream home from scratch? Don't want to wait forever and drain your savings? A prefabricated—or prefab—home is the way to go.

Before and After: A Rundown Bodega in Chicago Is Reimagined Into a Vibrant Live/Work Space

A deserted corner store is redeveloped into a furniture and art gallery, showroom, apartment, and office space for a newly expanded architecture and design studio.<p>Inspired by the spirit of repurposing urban spaces in the era of tear-downs, Matt Nardella—who runs the Chicago–based architecture and …

Triling Loft by Free Space Intent

Situated in Singapore, this <b>modern loft apartment</b> was designed in 2017 by Free Space Intent.<b><br>Read more ...</b><br>Related:<br>Retreat in Oisterwijk by Ina …

Lofts

How Bad Is the Labor Shortage? Cities Will Pay You to Move There - WSJ

HAMILTON, Ohio—Jobs at the paper mills and safe manufacturers on this stretch of the Great Miami River mostly dried up by the early 2000s, leaving behind closed factories and an abandoned downtown.<p>Today, a spruced-up waterfront, loft apartments and help-wanted signs give the appearance of economic …

Lofts

A Converted Commercial Loading Dock Turned Modern Home

<b>Name:</b> Jasmine Waheed and cat Barney <b><br>Location:</b> Garment District — Montreal <b><br>Size:</b> 1,500 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 2 years, 8 months, owned<p>After …

Lofts

Morgan Freeman 'Devastated' by Reports of Sexual Harassment: 'I Did Not Assault Women'

Morgan Freeman is speaking out again amid reports of his allegedly inappropriate sexual behavior towards women.<p>“I am devastated that 80 years of my …

Sexual Harassment

33 cities around the world where healthcare is good, housing is affordable, and people have the best quality of life

Life is good Down Under.<p>A report shows that several of the world cities with the best quality of life are in Australia and New Zealand. Australia has the 7th and 8th best cities and New Zealand has the first and 12th cities for best quality of life, according to a new report by Deutsche Bank Market …

House Prices

Food Network’s Top 22 Summer Barbecue Recipes

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The Long Journey to Remember One of History's Worst Lynching Massacres

Mary Turner and her unborn baby were killed by a racist mob in 1918 in an atrocity that was nearly forgotten.<p>Exactly 100 years ago this month, a wave of lynchings swept through the area around Valdosta, in south Georgia. After the murder of a white farmer, a mob of nearly 300 white people went …

These Are Oprah's Surprisingly Powerful Lessons for College Graduates (No, It's Not What You Think)

Sometimes, says Oprah, something as simple as eating a good breakfast can make all the difference.<p>Eat a good breakfast - because "it really pays off."<p>Make your bed.<p>Pay your bills on time.<p>Don't "cheap out on your shoes."<p>Vote.<p>No, these aren't words from your mom, your aunt, or even your elementary …

Why the extraordinary story of the last slave in America has finally come to light

“We stand as living monuments,” wrote the historian Len Garrison, of the black British descendants of slavery and empire. “For those who are afraid of who they must be, are but slaves in a trance.” For Garrison, the idea of the African diaspora as “living monuments” was to some extent figurative. …

Women's News

The New Guard: 8 Modern Daybeds with Character

The most versatile, and certainly one of the more elegant, pieces of living room furniture is the modern daybed; a place for solo lounging and …

Furniture

Liev Schreiber Shows Off His Bachelor Pad in Architectural Digest

| Wed., May. 23, 2018 11:13 AM<p><b>Liev Schreiber</b> is inviting readers into his newly renovated apartment in the June issue of <i>Architectural Digest</i>.<p>The <i>Ray</i> …

Genius Ideas for Your Small Outdoor Space

It's officially patio season! We've finally shaken off the winter months and started dining alfresco and taking our morning coffee in the sunshine. …

Outdoor Spaces