Category Archives: Boise Life

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Winter in Boise!

It’s beginning to look like winter in Boise. The first snows are covering the mountains, while a chill is definitely in the air. The picturesque view tells everyone it is that time of the season, for holidays, cold weather, trips … Continue reading

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Upcoming Toys For Tots Boise Fundraiser Will Rock ‘n Roll for A Good Cause

Local music groups Gerry and the Dreambenders and Jake Leg have teamed up for the 5th Annual Toys for Tots Fundraiser on Friday, December 8 at the Sapphire Room. Toys for Tots is the United States Marine Corp’s project to … Continue reading

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Star Country Cafe a Great Choice For Biscuits and Gravy

Wanting to take a drive out to the ‘country’, I decided a trek to the Star Country Cafe was a good place to head to. Having never been to Star itself, I headed west and then took a leisurely drive … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country: The Blanca Mora Quartet, Simply Siblime!

Finding the Blanca Mora Quartet was an unexpected thrill that awakened a sleeping passion. I LOVE this music. As a Singer, jazz standards written and produced by such Masters as Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller and Johnny Mercer delight my soul. … Continue reading

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Thai Cuisine in Boise Serves Food That is Genuine, Authentic and Delicious

Thai Cuisine in Boise certainly doesn’t mince words about what is about. They serve Thai food and only Thai food; and they do it extremely well. Walking in, the décor is basic, with plenty of Thai touches to set the … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country: Thanksgiving Tradition Evolution

Thanksgiving is here to be celebrated with people I like and love. Traditions, especially this holiday, are so important to me. This is an American holiday accompanied by a story of overcoming and survival, of one society coming to the … Continue reading

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In Search Of: Finger Steaks at Zimm’s Burger Stache in Boise

A chance stop led me to Zimm’s Burger Stache in Boise for a late lunch. While my dining companion ordered the Lou Brown Burger, a nice burger topped with jalapeños, bacon and pepper jack cheese, my eyes immediately caught the … Continue reading

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Pozole Soup at Taqueria la Flama in Boise Is Perfect For A Cold, Rainy Day

On a cold, drizzly day, nothing sounded better for lunch than a nice hot bowl of pozole from Taqueria la Flama in Boise, the new Mexican restaurant that is the real thing. As I walked inside, the first thing I noticed … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country: Emily Tipton, Brook Faulk, Music, a Washboard and Coffee

After meeting Brook Faulk and hearing her beautiful voice and exquisite original song, I was delighted to learn she plays the washboard.  I went on an internet search and found that the washboard is considered one of the only truly … Continue reading

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Boise Veterans Day Parade 2017 Salutes Those Who Served

The Boise Veterans Day Parade 2017 on Saturday, November 4 was a salute to those who served, past and present. The best thing to do is let the pictures tell the story of this event and those who celebrate and memorialize … Continue reading

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