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Pink Flowers Bloom in a Chilean Desert
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November 20, 2015

A desert in bloom with pink flowers! A look at some of the children of Instagram with followers in the tens and hundreds of thousands. The most amazing miniature…

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Miniatures Museum in Lyon, France
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October 16, 2015

There is a museum, in France, devoted to amazingly detailed miniature sets. I want very badly to visit. Behind the scenes with a photographer who creates and shoots her…

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Apartment Therapy on Trends
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September 25, 2015

Do trends change the way you feel about the items you own? Do you like something less, just because so many others like it now, too? 50 years of…

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Meigs Field is now Northerly Island Park in Chicago
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September 4, 2015

A little over a decade ago, Mayor Daley had GIANT Xs carved into Meigs Field under the cover of darkness, effectively closing the little airport on Lake Michigan. It…

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High Fashion Spoofs by Nathalie Croquet
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August 14, 2015

The parodies of high fashion ads by French photographer Nathalie Croquet are spot-on. I actually dig the look more on “the average woman” for some, but others highlight the…

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The Vanna Venturi House
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July 24, 2015

The Vanna Venturi house is for sale for the first time in a long, long time. Dot’s full name is Princess Angelina Contessa Louisa Francesca Banana Fanna Bo Besca…

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