December 30, 2004

Driftwood

Above the entryway to their house, Melanie and Jeff embedded pieces of driftwood into the cob.

In the Spritzer-Leyba house, we are obsessing over cob: buying books on cob construction and getting excited about building a cob house of our own in the next couple of years.

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December 29, 2004

Bottle wall

David and I toured a cob house built from scratch by our friends Melanie and Jeff. Above is one of my favorite parts of the house: a wall made entirely out of bottles along the length of their sunroom.

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December 28, 2004

Snowy drive

We're back from our trip to Silver City, New Mexico. Here is a view of the highway on our ride down...

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December 15, 2004

Fall flowers

Outside of my office window: dried flowers, standing proud amidst the snow.

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