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Destination: Istanbul

My next trip is Turkey … the Bosphorus, the Golden Horn … maybe Ephesus and the most amazing Roman ruins on the planet. Still in the planning stages. More here …

Introducing …

This is my latest attempt to pull all the threads of my varied interests together in one location. Blog posts found here will encompass my “professional” interests and range from material created to assist my clients, design inspiration, as well as articles and essays that don’t fit on the websites themselves.

My small business, such as it is, is Small Planet Living. We have a small planet and I favor a small footprint. I also like very small houses … hence the websites

Antique Home Style
Mid Century Home Style
Bungalow Home Style
Small House Living

Once upon a time, when I wasn’t scrambling, I was a master gardener here in Oregon. That gave rise to Garden Arts, which has morphed over time into a joint enterprise with my partner to create hanging gardens, Forest’s Hanging Gardens, to be more precise. Garden Arts has been waiting for attention now for several months.

Another new project that I want to launch in the not to distant future is Wearable History in partnership with my friend and client, Kay Demlow. She is the sole proprietor of Lavender’s Green historical clothing.

It is—as one developer noted—a matter of so many opportunities, so little time!