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Solar Energy Amazing Developments and Wind powered Trains

Just check these articles out and see if you are amazed. I know that we have been discussing in our community the many oil trains and Rail Cars which go through our downtown and the increased traffic.   We also witness all the explosions and fire bombs happening in even larger numbers each year.  We know […]

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Wed, May 28 2014 » Discoveries, Inspiration » 1 Comment

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Fri, December 6 2013 » Discoveries » No Comments


November 8th  2013 we put on our best bib and tuck and went out to an open house  celebrating Olympia Federal Savings west side branch remodel.  It is not the first building we have worked with this amazing local bank, which continues to go GREENER AND GREENER and light up our community. The bank has […]

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Tue, November 12 2013 » Discoveries, Inspiration, Products » No Comments

Keith Smith’s Facebook Wisdom

There are moments in my life which are dull and grey or I feel envious of an others’ work or success, I believe everyone has these moments and they can rapidly fill up the pages of our thoughts and control our thinking.  I do not wish to get stuck in these moments or walk them […]

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Wed, September 25 2013 » Discoveries, Inspiration » No Comments

Living Building Learning Challenge: Eco Districts

Mid July I was invited to a program on Eco – Districts and how the Living Building Challenge is progressing in our area of the country.  It was an extremely informative learning experience and it was a dynamic call to educate the people here at home. The Two BIG takeaways of the evening: #1 It […]

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Sun, August 18 2013 » Discoveries » No Comments


On a recent sunny winter’s day we traveled to Eastern Washington to visit a family member.  We loved seeing the folks skiing in the passes, hiking with sleds and some with horses as we traveled along. Wind farms abound on the hill sides and the gorge.   As we entered the apple growing valley and approached […]

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Thu, March 7 2013 » Discoveries » No Comments

Tree Down from Free Fall to Guided – Safe

A loud crack and crash greeted our morning at about 5 am.  It was the part of the top of our neighbor’s Historic and Giant Western Cedar tree breaking off and coming down. When we went to investigate we could see that the top had gone through the neighbor’s garage roof and another large branch […]

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Fri, January 18 2013 » Discoveries » 1 Comment

The Biking Architects BIG Thanksgiving Adventure

Always open to new ideas and looking for the beauty that surrounds us in nature, the Biking Architect set off to take a fresh look at the Pacific Ocean and drive Highway 101 and 1 to California.  He did this trip on his bicycle nearly 10 years ago with a group of guys, this year […]

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Sun, December 2 2012 » Discoveries » 1 Comment

Let’s Educate

Every year I go to a number of new product meetings.  I get credits to upgrade my license and keep current and I go to information meetings to learn about changes and details.  I am teaching one client at a time and adding to the designs I am creating one project at a time. At […]

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Mon, October 1 2012 » Discoveries » No Comments

Taking on THE Challenge

This summer I was privileged to attend two very interesting presentations which activated my excitement about the LIVING BUILDING CHALLENGE 2.0  The first presentation was in Tacoma, Washington in July 2012 at the Cascadia Green Building Council and AIA joint event : THE SCIENCE OF DESIGN – BIOMIMICRY AND BIOPHILIC DESIGN. We met at the […]

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Sat, September 1 2012 » Discoveries, Inspiration » 2 Comments