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10 Novel Ideas for Valentine’s Day

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul. – Judy Garland Love isn’t a one day event. It courses through our beings as sure as...

The Village at Meridian

Holidays at The Village      SHOP  |  DINE  |  PLAY  |  WORK

6 Places to Chill

Whether relaxing with friends or shopping for trends, Boise has some cool spots to chill – these 6 fit the bill! by PAMELA KLEIBRINK THOMPSON The Springs A hot spot just 45 minutes from downtown Boise is The Springs, which...

Downtown

Go Green – and Local

by - January 4, 2016

In 2016 Mixed Greens offers something for everyone by Chelsea Chambers, photography by Mark Dyrud...

Eagle

Shoe Heaven

by - July 6, 2015

Whether you need a stylish peep-toed heel or a blingy flip flop, you’ll find the...

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Out East

Snow Days

by - January 4, 2016

For winter fun, look just up the road to Sun Valley by Greenbelt Magazine Staff If you’re looking for a weekend getaway or a fun midweek break, turn east to Sun Valley, just two hours from Boise. We asked Sun...

Garden City

On the Trail to the Future

by - August 28, 2014

by Pamela Kleibrink Thompson photography by Ken Levy If you are like many in the...

North End

Love at First Light

by - January 4, 2016

Local husband & wife entrepreneurs make unique scents together by Brad Carlson, photography by Mark...

Alternative Community Potential

EcoVillage evokes alternative community potential story and photography by Ken Levy Evolving plans are taking root just outside Garden City, where...

by - January 4, 2016

Legalitarian

Terri Pickens Manweiler, women and children’s advocate. By Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, photography by Mark Dyrud Terri Pickens Manweiler wanted to be...

by - November 3, 2015

Real Men Wear Pink

Carrington College Instructors Defy Gender Stereotypes in Health Care By Liza Long, Photography by Mark Dyrud and Liza Long Jason Sonne,...

by - August 31, 2015

The Perfect (Unexpected) Summer Grill Feast

There’s no place like the backyard when it comes to summer get-togethers. By Liza Long In Boise, summer evenings are long...

by - July 6, 2015

Carsharing in Boise

Moving toward car-free living in the City of Trees by Buffy Naillon According to the United Nations Population Fund, almost five...

by - January 4, 2016

The Opposite of Ordinary

By Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, photography by Mark Dyrud Privada Estates is the flagship development of The Privada Group, which consists of...

by - November 3, 2015

Cuban Cravings

Where to go when  you can’t get to Tampa (or Havana) By Liza Long, Photography by Mark Dyrud What’s your definition...

by - August 31, 2015

Momo Cafe

By David Klinger, photography by Mark Dyrud Amid the gleaming walls of his newly-reopened Himalayan restaurant in Southeast Boise, Rajesh Shrestha...

by - July 6, 2015

Capitol Cellars

One of our favorite local restaurants by Chelsea Chambers There’s almost nothing more enticing than a hot meal on a winter...

by - January 4, 2016

Going with the Flow

The Aquarium of Boise begins a new chapter By Chelsea Chambers, photography by Mark Dyrud The Aquarium of Boise is the...

by - November 3, 2015

A Wine for All Seasons

Snake River Winery puts Idaho wines on the map By Liza Long, Photography by Mark Dyrup Nearly ten years before the...

by - August 31, 2015

ST{r}EAM Coffee and Tea Bike

By Nicole Sharp, Photography by Pete Grady I heard about this Steampunk themed coffee bike that is often found near the...

by - July 6, 2015

Fashion and Flair

Amanda Woods on Fire Innovative Beauty by Ken Levy, photography by Bart Cepek Amanda Woods wants to beautify the Treasure Valley...

by - January 4, 2016

When the Shoe Fits

Social justice entrepreneur Kenton Lee fills a need abroad and at home By Liza Long, photography by Mark Dyrud If you’re...

by - November 3, 2015

A Trio of Visionaries

Gerold Dennett, Greg Simione, and H. Larry Leasure transform Garden Valley By Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, Photography by Lance Thompson The Garden Valley...

by - August 31, 2015

Jaialdi

Celebrating Boise’s Basque Heritage By Rachel Holt, photography by Trevor and Amy Arana “My favorite part of Jaialdi is the concept...

by - July 6, 2015

Greenbikes

For Dave Fotsch, Boise GreenBike has been an interesting ride by Brad Carlson, photography by Mark Dyrud Before spearheading the GreenBike...

by - January 4, 2016

Trail Guides for Start-Ups

Trailhead provides a community clubhouse for entrepreneurs By Liza Long, photography by Mark Dyrud Jeff Reynolds is a self-described start up...

by - November 3, 2015

A Healthy Boost for Boise

True. Health with Dr. Karlfeldt highlights healing alternatives By Sydney Moore, Photography by Mark Dyrud While outsiders sometimes think that Idaho...

by - August 31, 2015

Pedal Power

Why two wheels are better than four. By Lettie Stratton, photography by Mark Dyrud Boise’s bicycle culture is something to be...

by - July 6, 2015

Preserving Boise

The Heritage Homes Tour and the importance of keeping Boise’s historic districts intact courtesy of Preservation Idaho Preservation Idaho has worked...

by - January 4, 2016

The Egyptian Theatre’s Destiny

By Bavani Purushothaman, photography by Ruth Novella Stepping into the Egyptian Theatre takes me back in time to a bygone era....

by - November 3, 2015

Enchanting Objects

Jane Austen Romance in Boise’s Collister Neighborhood By Nicole Sharp, Photography by Mark Dyrud Enchanting Objects is an antique store at...

by - August 31, 2015

Boise Public Library

Check it Out! By Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, photography courtesy of the Boise Public Library There are 120 candles on Boise Public...

by - July 6, 2015

Idaho talisman

Artist Geo Handy’s surprising medium and designs by Laura Wolstenholme, photography by Mark Dyrud Medium Hold a piece of Geo Handy’s...

by - January 4, 2016

Home for the Holidays

Boise Council Member T.J. Thomson and his family celebrate a first this season By Liza Long, photography courtesy of T.J. Thomson...

by - November 3, 2015

Idaho Horror Film Festival

By Rachel Holt, Photography by Mark Dyrud “Film has struggled in this area for many years and we’re trying to give...

by - August 31, 2015

The Second Annual Tater Dash

By Chelsea Chambers, Photography by Cy Gilbert As tried and true Idahoans, we know that summer is about all about fun...

by - July 6, 2015

A Shift in Perspective

The inspiring story of Joseph Sesay and how he sees America by Joseph Catrine McGregor Imagine traveling from a small African...

by - January 4, 2016

Cast a Line This Winter

Boise and Big Wood Rivers offer excellent winter fly-fishing opportunities. By Laura Wolstenholme, photography courtesy of Idaho Angler As skies darken...

by - November 3, 2015

Soulful Apparel

By Bavani Purushothaman, Photography Mark Dyrud While Steve Lucas is best known for his time as a coach for Boise State’s...

by - August 31, 2015

tinyExpanses

The artwork of Rachel Teannalach. By Nicole Sharp, Photography by Mark Dyrud I often wonder how artists see the world. I...

by - July 6, 2015

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