Cris Hayes

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What kids need most is a parent close by

Some of my favorite statistics come from the 70-year Harvard study about what makes people happy. The first thing they found out is that going to …

A Hilltop Solarium Made with Panels of Caramelized Sugar by William Lamson | Colossal

<p>Designed and constructed by artist William Lamson, Solarium is a functional greenhouse with 162 windows made from carmelized sugar at the Storm King …

Complex Insect Sculptures Constructed with Matchsticks

These playful little creatures by artist Kyle Bean are a series of carefully handmade sculptures entitled <i>Stick Insects</i>. The Brighton-based designer has a knack for reconstructing everyday materials–everything from pencil shavings to eggshells to these meticulously organized matchsticks–into …

Living Trees Grow Inside Mansion’s Oval Atrium

Created as the sixth and final seaside mansion, as part of the Jeju Airest City resort in South Korea, “The Oval” house is an open structure that hopes to seamlessly incorporate nature. Designed by Seoul-based architects Planning Korea, the goal of the condo is for the residents to experience all …

Comfort Zone

“If you’re not living a life on the edge you’re taking up too much space! … You learn the most when you’re out of your comfort zone!”<br>– Jim …

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-03-27

• Hyperactive border collie really wants to drink red wine marinating liquid from tonight's flatiron steaks. I kind of want to give it to her. #<br>• My …

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-11-21

• John Michael Talbot has the TV series Leverage marked as a "Like" on Facebook. So do I. This totally made my day. #<br>Powered by Twitter Tools

yes!

The brave and lovely Heather Caliri interviewed me for her blog <i>A Little Yes</i>. If you don’t yet know Heather, you really ought to click on over to her …

A Few Things

<i>Image and text by Gabrielle.</i><p>Hello, Friends! How’s it going? Are you ready for the weekend? For us, I think this is the first weekend in months and …

Supplement Summer with Surprise Ride & Other Craft Kits

When the kids were younger, I made it a point to keep a wide variety of art supplies stocked throughout the year. We never ran out of the basics, …