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  • The Great Mosque of Djenné – Largest Mud Building in the World

    Tweet The Great Mosque of Djenné is the largest mud brick building in the world. The mosque is located in the city of Djenné in Mali on the flood plain of the Bani River. In April 1893 the French colonel Archinard took [a picture of] […]

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  • A Road Trip With Too Much Stuff

    A Road Trip With Too Much Stuff

    Tweet Oh myyyyy! My wife and I had decided to do our annual trip to New York city to attend the US Open Tennis Championships among other things but this time we’d have 2 young kids with us. The result was predictable I guess?: One […]

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  • When Does it Make Sense to Do-It-Yourself?

    Tweet We hear a lot about the importance of saving money and learning valuable skills by tackling projects around the house on our own. Do-it-yourself is becoming a popular way to get things done. However, it doesn’t always make sense to get involved in a […]

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  • Solar-powered Camera Strap: Simple and useful

    Solar-powered Camera Strap: Simple and useful

    Tweet Forgot to charge your camera? No problem, your camera strap will take care of that. This is just a conceptual solution, but I love it when things do double duty. Via Engadget

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  • Decluttering and Clearing Your Mind

    Tweet I’ve noticed that, when I want to think better, it helps to have a decluttered area. I’ve known this for a long time, but sometimes we are treated to reminders about the connection between the clutter in our physical spaces and the clutter in […]

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