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A Family A-Fair

The Western Idaho Fair is a tradition in the Treasure Valley. With 123 years of history in the Treasure Valley, generations of families attend year after year to enjoy the fair and all it has to offer. When I posed the question on Facebook “What is...

Scam Jam + Frank Abagnale

Scam Jam. It sounds like something you put on toast. Or maybe a mix tape of fun songs. But in fact, some may argue, it’s more exciting than that. The Idaho Scam Jam Alliance (ISJA) is a group of organizations with one mission in mind: warn Idahoans...

The Sweet Sound of Success

Imagine sitting next to a best friend, a child, a spouse or really anyone at all who has lost all hearing — and being there the moment they experience getting their cochlear implant turned on for the first time. Suddenly, the world of sound springs...

Summer Lovin’

One of my favorite memories growing up is of my best friend introducing me to the classic movie, Grease. It was a girl’s night, sleepover-style, with blankets on the floor, wet polish on our nails and ice cream sundaes in our tummies. We were...

6 Tips to Avoid Puppy Scams

Exactly one year ago I brought home my golden retriever puppy, Winston Thundercloud. I had waited so long for him. The research, the prepping, the toy buying. It was all leading up to this moment, picking him up to officially welcome him to our...

A Master At Helping Others

Do you ever have those days where you’re so busy you can’t catch your breath? I often encounter business owners who are too busy to grab lunch, too busy to stop at the store and are surely too busy to buy their receptionist a gift for “Admin...