Rain Gardens for the PNW – Our First Event!

Book Cover for Rain Gardens for the Pacific NW

Our book has officially arrived at the Mountaineers Books warehouse and will start trickling into book and garden stores in the next few weeks! If you’ve pre-ordered one, you’re not only smart and good-looking, but you’ll be reading about rain gardens in no time at all. Our first book-related event takes place the evening of […]

What I’ve Read: “The Gig Economy” by Diane Mulcahy

The Gig Economy

The Gig Economy by Diane Mulcahy Published by AMACOM, 2017 Don’t have that full-time job, but are making ends meet by doing lots of different things? Or maybe you DO have that full-time job and you realize it bites and you want to do lots of different things instead? The Gig Economy is a book […]

Lens Communications’ Newest Client: Marakey


“Marakey” – (n.) The soul, creativity, or love put into something; the essence of yourself that is put into your work. Pronunciation: MA-‘RA-KEY Don’t bother looking it up in an English dictionary, it’s not there. Marakey is an Amharic word spoken in Ethiopia, and it sums up the mission behind the work done by Marakey […]

Turn your Holiday Party into a Low-Key Fundraiser!

Holiday Display

Many of us support organizations with our time, energy and money. You can easily create an opportunity for even greater support if you’re already hosting an event or a party over the holidays. First however, contact your organization’s development department and let them know you want to hold a fundraiser — they often have specific […]

Lens Communications’ Newest Client: Heidi Herr!

Heidi Herr

If you live in West Seattle and/or you are a coffee lover, you probably know Heidi Herr, owner of Bird on a Wire Espresso and The Admiral Bird Cafe. Not only does Heidi run amazing businesses that make amazing coffee, she’s also very involved in women’s sports and her latest venture is opening a women’s-sports […]