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Jul 11, 2019

5 Days in a Wandervan

Toby Stauss | View Counts (3388) |
Wandervans are the rental campervans that give you a taste of the #vanlife without actually buying a camper van. You can fit all of your camping essentials and it comes with a comfortable bed to sleep in. The storage is ample, the vans drive very nice and the amenities inside are amazing. Bring your entire family and find out why you should book your Wandervan today!
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Jul 01, 2019
For all our cocktail lovers, this one’s for you!With summer in its midst and the 4th of July quickly approaching, we’ve concocted a list of our favorite summer cocktails that we think you should try.1. Cucumber Lime MojitoMojito season is here! Add some cucumber and you’ve got quite the refreshing cocktail.Ingredients1 cup Rum2 cups Cucumber Mint Lime JuiceSoda waterFresh lime juice1/2 Cucumber sliced in thin roundsHandful of Mint LeavesInstructions: Add the rum, mint, and cucu...
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Jun 05, 2019
Boise is now included on a list that National Geographic put together for the most friendly neighborhoods in the U.S. Yepp, included on a list amongst 28 other neighborhoods, Hyde Park located in the North End of Boise is now known for being one of the most friendly there is. And we think that’s one heck of a compliment.
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May 21, 2019
Sometimes it isn’t until new businesses are up and running that you know they exist. There is also the case where you might see construction, or even hear rumors of what that new building or old business might be.
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May 21, 2019
Have you ever heard of a Tuk Tuk? This type of vehicle originated in Thailand and was brought to Boise by Kendall Mills in August 2018. Kendall Mills is the owner and operator of Star Tuks shuttle services. His passion for the community is what drives the tuk-tuk.
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May 17, 2019
If you’re familiar with Eagle, Idaho, then you are well aware of the vacant and abandoned building in the heart of downtown Eagle. Gem State Brewing – a soon-to-be production brewery and taproom is hoping to change that.
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May 10, 2019
For the fifth year, Red Bull hosted its world-famous paper airplane competition. The competition includes 405 universities from 64 countries. College students from across the nation all had the chance to submit a video that would include their best paper airplane doing tricks.
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May 07, 2019
An hour away from downtown Boise, in a small town called Parma is a pick-your-own flower farm that will allow you to walk up and down their rows of flowers and choose as many gorgeous buds you would like to pick. From June - October experience a flower adventure at The Leaning Barn Flower Farm.
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Apr 19, 2019
Almost all annual streamflow in the area originates from the snowfall that occurs in the mountains during the winter and early spring. Remember back in 2017 when Boise was facing severe flood warnings and seemed to be a little underprepared? Well, with all the recent rain and snow from winter, there is potential for another repeat, record flooding season. “The most important thing you can do is be educated,” says Boise Restoration Company owner Corey Langdon with Complete Restoration Services...
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Mar 29, 2019

Boise Period Project

Ellie Saunders | View Counts (1945) |
Wife and husband, Marcarah and Adam Wright started The Boise Period Project last spring. The project aims to help low income and homeless communities in Boise that are experiencing period poverty. The Period Project believes that period products are a RIGHT, not a privilege. Each pack is not only distributed to the community, but the goal is to connect directly to the community and homeless shelters. Ending the stigmas around both periods and poverty are what it’s all about.
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