Hyde Park Iceman

Signs of Spring come differently for every year. Last year we had already had temperatures in the upper 70’s by St. Patrick’s Day and in years past we would see a huge crop of flowers pushing up from the ground in unison or flocks of robins and sparrows. This year we were greeted one rainy…

Bicycle Safety

About New Bike Laws Boise High School class of 2012’s Kyle Swanstrom’s Boise Bicycle Pamphlet is available by clicking here. From Mayor Dave Bieter prior to the passing of the new bike safety laws…. The City Council last week approved a set of new and revised ordinances designed to improve safety for bicycle riders on…

Grilled Cheese

One way to grill the cheese Pick a locally baked sourdough loaf (pre-sliced or not) and a plain goat cheese, preferably local as well. Spread the goat cheese over one slice of bread and cover with a second slice. For those not vegetarian: thick-sliced bacon. Cook bacon in a separate pan and set aside. **I…

North End Cooking

Eating well and health go hand in hand! Boise is a truly multi-cultural community with influences from Mexico to the Basque Country, from the sea to the traditional heartland cooking we all enjoy. The North End is also a great supporter of being “localvore” and vegan. Click here for a website that provides a southwest…