Author Archives: Laura
I took my boys to Birmingham over spring break. We had a great time exploring, hiking, eating, and touring. Birmingham is an amazing city with friendly people, a hip but very family friendly vibe, great food, natural beauty, charming architecture, … Continue reading
Renovations of Balis Park are complete. This transformation happened surprisingly fast by city infrastructure improvement standards. It took only 1.5 years from idea conception to completion! The original idea was spawned by the realization that the … Continue reading
No, this is not an interior design blog; it’s an engineering business website. But who can resist a good before and after? I was wanting more drama in my foyer. The plan? New paint, new lighting, new artwork, and a … Continue reading
Ark Nova is the world’s first inflatable concert venue and a doppelgänger for a very large plum. Created by Japanese architect Arata Isozaki and sculptor Anish Kapoor, (no stranger to crazy structures, inflatable or otherwise) the bulbous purple creation takes just two hours to blow up, and fits … Continue reading
Boukobza Benefit Concert at Southside Baptist Church – YouTube.
Balis Park Groundbreaking 2013 – YouTube.
Sometimes we say too much. Simplicity rules. We all understand this, right? In case you were planning to take your wheelchair or baby stroller on the escalator. On the metro, don’t do this: And my favorite, restroom doors in … Continue reading