Confession: I have recurring structural fantasies. They’re not exactly what you would think of when someone says the word “fantasy”—those far away daydreams that reflect one’s deepest Freudian desires and subconscious (or conscious) thoughts. What happens in the bedroom isn’t involved—however, the bedroom view is important. THEY’RE STRUCTURAL I SAID.…

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PRELUDE: She was scared, thrown away and hungry. Her hair was matted, she needed a bath and was living off scraps that would, every now and again, fall from the hands of one of the student’s rogue playtime snacks. Clearly, she was abused, dropped off on the side of the…

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I’m always up for an adventure. Laura and I are lucky enough to fly through life by the seat of our pants when it comes to travel and seeing new places. But, as much as the places themselves inspire me, I really think the most exhilarating part of travel is…

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When we bought our house in 2014, the guest bathroom was a hot mess of Italian-inspired Venetian plaster walls, faux brick floors, an oversized and improperly installed oak vanity and a smiling sun mirror that reminded me more of a Zodiac sign than a… well, bathroom mirror. I’m not hating…

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When you have a limited amount of time to explore a new place, it’s crucial to maximize every second to squeeze the most out of your adventure. And adventure is exactly what you’ll get when you’re an airline pilot—flying from cityscapes to countrysides, from smooth coastlines to rocky mountaintops, from…

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