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There is hope! (I think) Spring has sprung ! Literally just a week ago we had 6-8" of new snow!This is a picture of a tree we have growing through our deck. Why a picture of a tree?A tree symbolizes change, growth, seasons, good times and bad and life.If that tree could talk.When we bought our...
Oh geez, my last blog was about the first snow. Yippee!Ok, I admit, that was A WHILE BACK.Being "new" to North Idaho, I was feeling pretty good about the mild winter we'd had so far (that is until the end of January).I'm dancing around in the office telling everyone I see Pussy Willows already a...
Our Little Town Embraces Winter 2018 It's snowing today! The first snow of the season!Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas! After 20 years of "Santa on a Surfboard", I'm so excited to see snow.Ask me how I feel in about three months LOL!Get out the skiis' snowmobiles, snow-shoes (oh yeah,...
What are some of the activities in the North Idaho area?Glad you asked. Where do you start?Heres a great resource!North Idaho ActivitiesIce Skating? Bonners Ferry!Ice SkatingMy Favorite Store In Bonners Ferry.Under the SunKind of an eclectic country type store with one of a kind treasures. Ever...
Sandpoint. Home of the trains.How weird is it to miss experiencing trains?Not that we ever had many in Alaska (one), but we had NO TRAINS in Hawaii.Trains hold a certain mystique, as boats homed in a marina. You wonder where she's been and the stories she could tell if she could talk. Are there...
Oh my gosh!I died and went to Heaven (thank you, Jesus!). Just kidding, I'm still here.Being "new" to the Sandpoint Area, I am so taken aback by the beauty, I am just always in awe.The mountains surround our little town of Sandpoint. Everywhere Mountains. The views have been compared to the fjord...
So when you are "60" something, (not saying I am LOL!) who would ever consider moving 2800 miles away? 2800 miles away to a place that differs in temperature probably in some cases 80 degrees from one place to another?From sandy beaches and 80-degree crystal clear water to snow and mountains?Si...
Not sure if they've moved on for the winter. But this is a cool site!Courtesy of http://www.sandpointonline.com Check it out.https://ospreys.sandpointonline.com Check out the Sandpoint Osprey Project on the site!
How does one find Idaho from Hawaii?That's a really good question.Honestly, I'm still trying to figure that out myself.After almost 20 years of "The Rock", we knew this was not going to be for us permanently. Yes, a rock but it was the BIG rock. The Big Island. Of the Hawaiian Islands 6000 TOTA...
HERE IS AN AWSOME WAY TO SEE THE LATEST EVENTS HAPPENING IN SANDPOINT.CHECK IT OUT! http://www/sandpointonline.com This weekend:If disaster strikes, would you be ready? The community is invited to attend the two-day Inland Northwest Preparedness Expo, held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both Saturday, Se...