Landscape Architecture in the news

Let’s be honest, not all news is good news. Hell, most news is depressing news. It can be somewhat difficult to see past the scope of what’s “bad”, to see what’s actually really, really “good”. Landscape architecture has a funny way of being represented in the media. More often, articles pertaining to the field of landscape…

Define Landscape Architecture

A little over 3 years ago, I was wallowing my way through some difficult transitions that come with being a college student. For me, the toughest transition was finding the right college major. Sitting in my apartment, I would panic that I couldn’t and possibly wouldn’t find a major or profession that I could see myself…

Pumpkin Sage Lasagna

I find myself falling into a food routine- what I know I like, what’s easy, and what’s inexpensive. However, sticking to a budget and finding food “on the go” can get…boring. That’s where pumpkin sage lasagna enters stage left. Talk about a fabulous winter meal, that beats the day to day monotony. Here’s what you’ll…

Future Plans

I, along with all of my fellow collegians with one semester left of college and graduation lurking, are asked the same question on a day to day basis.        “What are you going to do after you graduate?” Don’t get me wrong here, it’s a curious question on everyone’s mind, and one that can yield all…

Cinema 11.16.15

Due to a quiet weekend in, I watched a ton of movies. Here’s what I watched: I loved it. The documentary takes you behind the scenes of the modern reinvention of couture by the new creative director of Dior, Raf Simons. Available on Netflix. This movie tilted more on the side of odd. But, the idea…

THE FLOWER HOUSE

Date: October_16_2015 Location: Detroit, Michigan Background: For one weekend, a group of florists decorated an abandoned house in Detroit with living vegetation and materials to pay homage to the families and memories once made within the home. The house had visible scars to the infrastructure. It was clear, that within the last 10-15 years, the…