“Live the full life…”

Live the full life of the mind, exhilarated by new ideas, intoxicated by the romance of the unusual.—Ernest Hemingway     A compilation of images by   See also: l&l collection no. 10    

Heart of the Home

In my own design work and a common theme you will notice throughout l&l is that I gravitate towards neutral color schemes and rooms that often have unadorned walls—save for beautiful light fixtures or the beauty of the stone or plaster finish. I prefer very subtle pattern (if any), opting for tone-on-tone more often than […]

The Heart Expansion Experiment

  “The Heart Expansion Experiment”  Act I: A heart warming exercise.    Try this today:  Send loving thoughts to as many random people as possible. Take a few seconds throughout your day—wherever you happen to go—and imagine yourself sending love and warm wishes to each person you come across. Do this whether you actually interact […]