Dialogue House by Wendell Burnette Architects

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In the Pheonix Mountains, at the base of Echo Mountain, rests the Dialogue House by Wendell Burnette Architects: a strictly squared home chiseled into a grid-like living space. Towering outdoor hallways send you into the open as if you are emerging from a tunnel or another secret place. The interior is so simple all white and clean in geometric design with a grand room that exposes the entire side thanks to a wall of windows. A flood of natural light pierces through the home reflecting against the shiny tile floors. Inspired by John Van Dyke’s ‘colored air’ and ‘reflected light’ in his 1901 book titled ‘The Desert – Further Studies in Natural Appearances.’

via [Archdaily] – photographs © Bill Timmerman

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Allison Parker is a proud stay at home mom maintaining a full schedule kissing boo boos and passing out hugs just because. Her days many times are spent between the garden and the kitchen. From a journey of learning whole food eating habits, she's taken on the challenges of baking bread, muffins and cakes from scratch and filling the cellar shelves with scores of her own canned goods each year. Writing is one of those things she does because its part of who she is. That and it's a nice break from the never ending work that comes with raising a family.

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