Monday, September 30, 2013

Groovy Vibe in the Alley

Seventies flashback in Freak Alley. Another one of the new murals.

Sunday, September 29, 2013

They're Already Here

Another new piece in Freak Alley, Downtown Boise.

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Someone Save Gumby

Seen on a car dashboard in Boise.

Friday, September 27, 2013

New Art in Freak Alley

New murals and entrance-paintings in Freak Alley. Time for a trip downtown if you haven't visited recently.

The North Pole of Boise?

My neighborhood is frosty on the top this morning. That didn't happen everywhere in town. I live in a cold pocket, I guess.

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Rainbows Every Night?

It sure seems like it. More wild weather tonight.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Summer Ended So Quickly

Paddle boat fun in Julia Davis Park last weekend, before the sudden autumn blew in.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Busy Grocery Store - Just for Kids

Load up the cart and scan the food items at this grocery store just for children - in the Discovery Center of Idaho.

Monday, September 23, 2013

Weird Wood

A box of strange sticks - all for sale.

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Is This Really Fair?

Yep. I had that over the weekend.

Saturday, September 21, 2013

New Unicorn in Freak Alley

New art is featured in Freak Alley, including this chubby unicorn.

Friday, September 20, 2013

TRICA in the North End

TRICA - the Treasure Valley Institute for Children's Arts. It's in an historic church will undergoing renovations, but getting close to done.

Thursday, September 19, 2013

North End Charmer

An historic home in Boise's North End.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Keeping the Flies Away

Flies are particularly "sticky" this time of year. How do you keep them away? A Flying Pie employee shared this trick with us: Sprinkle some hot sauces on a napkin and leave it on the table. It did help.

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Yard Sale Guy

He certainly got attention for his yard sale.

Monday, September 16, 2013

Books by the Pound

Choose your genre and how many pounds you want. No peeking at the titles.

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Gallery Monster

Directing folks to step right into the gallery in Hyde Park.

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Friday, September 13, 2013

Game Day for the BSU Broncos

A pre-game party in Julia Davis Park, which is right across the river from Bronco Stadium. 

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Bathroom Rules

Posted on a uni-sex restroom roo.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013


Plaid - to keep the birds away in the garden.

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Bronco Love

Yard decor in honor of the Boise State University football season.

Monday, September 9, 2013

Utility Box Art - Library Style

This public art piece is at the Library on Ustick.

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Garden Center Sentry

This wise old man stands guard at the entrance of a garden center.

Friday, September 6, 2013

Crazy Storms Again

This is a shelf cloud moving into Boise, view from Fairview Avenue. There were nearly 8,000 lightning strikes in Boise as several storms moved through. Hail as large as golf balls fell in some areas of the valley. 

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Before the Storm...

Wild thunder, lightning, wind and rain last night....but right before that happened, this happened.

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

September Foothills

Later this month, the greenery at the bottom will start to change. September is a gorgeous month to be in Boise. Temperatures are still warm in the day, but nights are much cooler.

Monday, September 2, 2013

Fiction Mash-up

Students painted these scenes outside a school library.

Sunday, September 1, 2013

High-rising Good News

If you need to get your balloon fix, it's back.