Category Archives: Boise Life

KJ Mac of 101.5 KOOL Boise Brings Musical Memories To The Treasure Valley

KJ Mac of 101.5 KOOL Boise has a mission—-to bring music that brings memories back to the Treasure Valley. KJ has been in the Boise area for many years, moving to Idaho in 1978 with his family to begin his … Continue reading

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Fork In Downtown Boise Has Great Cubano Sandwich, Cocktails & More

Even before moving here, the Fork in Downtown Boise has been one of my favorite places to enjoy a nice meal at. Fork has been a fixture in Boise for some time now, with food that emphasizes international flavor made … Continue reading

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Jake Leg Puts On A Great Show At Big Mic’s In Kuna

Jake Leg, the popular local blues and rock band, played to a packed house last Saturday night when they returned to Big Mic’s in Kuna. The band, based in the Caldwell/Nampa area, really knows how to get the crowd excited and … Continue reading

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Idaho Potato Drop Festival in Boise Rings in 2018

New Year’s Eve, 2017 at The Idaho Potato Drop event. A lot of the snow had melted by the 31st, and the sun was shining into a beautiful blue Boise sky. The Idaho Potato Drop Festival is an end-of-the-year family … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country: Dr. Joe Baldassarre; The Path of Wood and Steel

There is something magical that happens when I hear some music. Some music touches my soul, moving me in powerful ways to remember a past that essentially is my roots – my foundation. When music is performed in a perfectly … Continue reading

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Blues Brothers Rock n Soul Revue Brought NYE Fun to Playhouse Boise

Blues Brothers Rock n Soul Revue and Playhouse Boise held an excellent New Years Eve party to usher in 2018. A delicious catered dinner by Shanaz, the excellent Meridian restaurant specializing in Southern and Soul food cooking, started the evening. After an intro … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country:  A New Year Shines

It snowed. White covers the ground and decorates the trees of a 24 degree world. The men are growing beards and people are out shoveling the walkways, not just to their own homes, but in front of their neighbor’s houses … Continue reading

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CupBop Idaho Brings Delicious Korean Flavors In An Easy Enjoyable Way

At CupBop Idaho, Korean food in a bowl, fast, fresh and delicious, is their way of satisfying hungry people in the Treasure Valley. Starting three months ago with a food truck that has become a big hit, they’ve now opened … Continue reading

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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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