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Punibach, Hydroelectric Power Station

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Nestled in the the hills of Italy is this modern version hobbit house called Punibach. The creators at Monovolume Architecure and Design envisioned a hydroelectric plant so natural and discrete it is practically camouflaged by the peaceful surroundings. The many monstrous machinery that hide inside put off a delicate glow through the wood panels at nightfall. The result is a pretty spectacle that twinkles at everyone that drives by.

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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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