“Bending Arc” Does it bend far enough?

“Bending Arc” Does it bend far enough?

Janet Echelman named her 2020 sculpture “Bending Arc” to echo a quote Martin Luther King made famous, “The arc of the moral universe is long but it bends toward justice.” When Echelman researched St. Petersburg’s Spa Beach location for her new...
The Flamingo Lodge: Florida’s Mission 66

The Flamingo Lodge: Florida’s Mission 66

To find Flamingo using Google Maps, drop a locator pin where the beach meets Florida Bay. Follow the driving directions from Homestead, then fork off U.S. Hwy.1 and cut though 38-miles of palmetto scrub, traveling southwest until the road dead ends at two pink...
Finding my way home: Buffalo

Finding my way home: Buffalo

I grew up in Buffalo and I didn’t know until I read this post from architectural writer Alexandra Lange that I grew up in an architectural mecca. Lange’s article drove me to rediscover my home town. As a native Buffalonian and garden lover, I was surprised...
Developing a knack for kayaking

Developing a knack for kayaking

Last month, my husband Dave and I finally found the most important feature we were looking for in a kayak – lite weight. Our local dealer introduced us to the Crescent Ultra Lite, and three years after we had installed roof rails on our car, when we saw the orange...