Category Archives: frank lloyd wright

The inspiration of Fallingwater

If I had an official bucket list, Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterpiece, Fallingwater would be on it. Crossed off. Last month Bob, Malcolm and I took a trip to visit Bob’s mom and boyfriend in Western Maryland. They live right near the border of Pennsylvania and West Virginia in a small town that, while beautiful, is […]

The American Dream today

In 2006, almost 69% of Americans owned their own homes. This percentage is the highest in American history and among the highest worldwide.  “To possess one’s own home, however small, is the hope of every family in our country. That is the American ideal, born of an exquisite sentiment, nurtured by a long national tradition, […]