Month: February 2013

Learning From Community

Wake Up to Experience: Sometimes it can hit you right in the ass without even knowing it. As I began my walk yesterday, an old woman, much smaller than a young child approached me on the trail. I quickly learned she was the one responsible…

What Makes a Home?

Is it the neighborhood? The home design and architecture? Or maybe the backyard BBQ, sparkling swimming pool surrounded by tiki torches and left over props from an aged Gilligan’s Island episode? Two story feel more like a home than single? Is a home a…

Localism

Yeah, I know, I know, a Starbucks is a Starbucks is a Starbucks. I get it. Same perky baristas, those regulars sipping their soy-latte-whatever… Not so quickly. Consider Old Towne Orange. In the quaint section of the Orange Plaza in Old Towne Orange, sit…