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Weekend Recap

This weekend was Chase’s last before heading off to a month long course in Mississippi, which means we filled the weekend to the brim! Friday Night: Chipotle & an evening stroll Saturday: Capital City Market, Bacon for breakfast (love that place), a walk on the greenbelt, shopped for new plants for the backyard, planted them, dinner made by Chase on the smoker, and to top it all off, backyard cuddling by the fire pit. Perfection. It’s funny to think, when Chase and I were  ...

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Around Town, Family, Outdoors

Lake Nights

I love how close we live to this.  To the lake, the mountains, to almost any outdoor activity… Boise pretty great! Today felt like summer- clear skies, sunshine, the trees have all bloomed…  so, we spent the evening on the lake.  Him with his brother and dad fishing, me with the most current edition of InStyle.  What a way to relax, huh?   What’s your favorite spring evening?    

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A New Favorite

I have finally found it! I have found the perfect coffee shop that makes a wonderful cappuccino, and the most beautiful and tasty pastries. It’s called Janjou Patisserie, located at 1754 W State St, Boise. Correction- I would have never found this awesome place because it is a hidden gem, but thanks to my friend, Kim, for showing me! I tried two different macarons- a coffee and a raspberry. Both were yummy! Boise is full of local, trendy coffee shops (we love our coffee here!) so we  ...

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Art Museum

I love art museums. Their plain white walls, concrete floor, and industrial lighting are the epitome of the minimalism that I am trying oh so hard to achieve. Even though Boise is a small city, the art museum always has great exhibits. Today, while I had a few hours between classes and a meeting (and since it’s the first week of class, so I’m not bogged down with studying), I went to the BAM. All by myself. Don’t get me wrong, I am quite independent- I do a lot of things  ...

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