4.29.14: The Great Outdoors
"Look deep, deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better." - Albert Einstein, 1951
Ah, the great outdoors. A place for life, death, and seemingly infinite inspiration. Today's Word of Mouth is all about the outdoors: capturing its beauty through photography, creating its beauty through manipulation, and rediscovering its beauty in the most unlikely places. Join us for a walk through the wild then share your thoughts on our Facebook and Twitter.
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The Birth of the American Playground
Here to fill us in on the past and future of playgrounds is Ruth Graham - a New Hampshire based writer and frequent contributor to the Boston Globe ideas section, where we found her article, "How the American Playground was Born in Boston".
- Mike Morin is a writer and columnist, and co-host of WZID’s New Hampshire in the Morning. His article “Finding Treasure at NH’s Transfer Stations” was published in NH Magazine.
- Julie Moir Messervy landscape designer, author, lecturer, and principal of Julie Moir Messervy Design Studio. Her new book is called Landscaping Ideas That Work.