Seed Balls of Blooming Bliss

One of our ongoing projects of learning and doing here at CopperMoon has been our efforts at gardening. We have experimented with raised beds, companion planting, The Three Sisters method, Square-Foot Gardening, keyhole beds and more. There were a couple of years of HUGE squash and corn patches. There was even one year of primarily […]

And Then, Art Happened

We like the wildlife at CopperMoon. I’ve taken countless pictures of bumblebees on echinacea, the new deer fawns every spring, orb weaver spiders in their magical webs, occasional bears, and the tree swallows who nest in our birdhouse each year. I bought this birdhouse as an art piece. I don’t remember if I even asked […]

Elevator Pitch

Here is the scene: you enter an elevator in downtown Seattle. Just before the doors close, a hand slips between them and stops them from closing. The doors open to reveal Bill Gates who joins you for the elevator ride to the 13th floor. You now have about one minute to introduce yourself and your […]