A crash course in changing the world.
Reminds me of a song from HEE HAW....remember that anyone??
Where oh where...are you tonight? Well can I change it to....Where Oh where...where will I be??
I'm sitting on a chair that I recently finished overlooking the placid scenic view of our famlies farm enjoying a strawberry-mango frozen margarita. The creek quietly says hello and goodbye as flows on by. Several horses drink from the creek, popping their heads out every once in awhile to make sure they…Continue
Posted on March 4, 2010 at 5:24pm — 1 Comment
Theres always room for more role models.
I introduce to you a Mr. Dan Phillips and his organization The Phoenix Commotion at http://www.phoenixcommotion.com/
The Phoenix Organzition has been building low-income housing mostly out of what would otherwise be thrown out as trash. Mr. Phillips estimates roughly 80% of the construction materials used to build his homes are recycled from trash dumps, construction…Continue
Posted on March 4, 2010 at 3:00pm — 1 Comment
I choose you Tad!
Many of you many know of Tad and The First Response Team through CNN:Heroes. I've been following The First Response Team for about 2 years now via their website http://www.firstresponseteam.org/
As soon as I heard about this organization, I bonded immediately. I had a similar idea many years back to do what they do on a much smaller level. Tad had a much larger vision, and means to make it happen.…Continue
Posted on March 3, 2010 at 8:40pm — 1 Comment
Do the hard work needed to find a simple solution. As Leonardo da Vinci said, “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication”—and it is the key to this type of design work.
What a philosophical subject this can be.... Simplicity vs Complexity. A lot of questions could be asked and questions always need be asked first before you can come up with solutions.
What stands out for me, is how we as a people approach things in…Continue
Posted on March 3, 2010 at 4:00pm — 11 Comments