Because it is so much more then a house.
It is an art studio prepared for messy adventures. And displaying both process and product.
It is a science lab fit for experimenting with anything from explosion to disection.
It is a jungle gym full of spots for flipping, hanging and softly landing.
It is a movie theatre, where you can bring in as much of your own food as is required to enjoy the show.
It is a dig site, where excavating treasures happens on a near daily basis.
It is a library of the noisy sort where pouring over, piling up and dog earing pages is encouraged.
It is a video arcade, with out the necessity of coins and the welcoming of drinks and food near the machines.
It is a gathering space, where all are welcomed just as they come and hooting, hollering, mentoring and celebrating is invited.
It is a infirmary where people, pets, stuffies and plants are found in varies stages of healing.
It is a coffee shop where beans are roasted, shots are pulled and friends are toasted.
It is a workshops where things are taken apart and not put back together. Where projects are started and not finished but always waiting to be revisited.
It is a hockey rink/soccer field/wrestling ring/golf course/tennis court where skills are tested and tried.
It is a dressing room with costumes and props fit for the making of imaginations finest films.
It is a super heros backyard with gidgets and gadgets poised for use and repurposing.
It is a chef’s kitchen where testing, inviting and preparing elaborate meals happens over and over and over again.
And it is many more things then I can remember to mention.
So if you stop by please look passed what appears to be mess and join in the magic.