Inland Northwest

Sometimes work takes you to places you might never go on your own.  And thus, my work with Discovery Education has led me to Idaho and the Inland Northwest bordering states of Montana and Washington.  Hope you enjoy my posts as I work — and play — in this beautiful area!

Weekly Photo Challenge: Good Morning

(Scenes from the Boise Capital City Public Market)

Nothing like a great smile to start your day!

Nothing like a great smile to start your day!

Weekly Photo Challenge: Infinite

(Scenes from The Palouse in Washington state)

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Eat local, meet local at Boise’s Capital City Public Market

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Boise’s Botanical Gardens ushers in fall with festive affair!

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Horizon

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Four fun fall things to do in Green Bluff, right above Spokane!

A spider hay bale greets you at Hansen's Green Bluff Orchard.

A spider hay bale greets you at Hansen’s Green Bluff Orchard.

Hashtag the #hashbrowns at Frank’s Diner, Spokane!

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Running through downtown Spokane

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Stunning sunsets from the Lodge at Sandpoint

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Little town, big logs: Moyie Springs, Idaho

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Kapturing the moment at Kootenai Falls

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Travelers’ Rest: Let the Lewis & Clark Trail begin!

IMG_1378Lewis & Clark Trail from Missoula, MT to Lewiston, ID: Quiet, majestic beauty

Reflections of fall

Reflections of fall

The Palouse: Amber Fields of Grain!

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Visiting Coeur d’Alene? Go up, up, and away!

Bert, on right, boards the plane for a flight over Lake Coeur d'Alene.

Bert, on right, boards the plane for a flight over Lake Coeur d’Alene.

Most Photographed Corner in Idaho City

Corner in Idaho City, Idaho

A Word a Week Photography Challenge:  Undulate (The Palouse)

Steptoe Butte stands tall among the Palouse hills.

Steptoe Butte stands tall among the Palouse hills.

Travel theme: Wood (DeVoto Grove in Clearwater National Forest)

At the base -- Devoto Grove

At the base — Devoto Grove

Weekly Photo Challenge: Selfie

Casting a long shadow on frozen Payette Lake, McCall, Idaho

Casting a long shadow on frozen Payette Lake, McCall, Idaho

Ice turns to art at McCall, Idaho’s Winter Carnival 2014

Holding up T-rex!

Holding up T-rex!

Colorful yarns, comfortable setting: Keep Me In Stitches — McCall, Idaho

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned

(Barns along Hwy. 55)

Abandoned barn at sunrise

Abandoned barn at sunrise

Weekly Photo Challenge: Perspective

(Idaho Capitol Building)

Idaho Capitol Building

Goldy’s in Boise:  Breakfast that sticks with you

Goldy's in BoiseDiscovering Boise:  The Art of Ward Hooper Gallery

Ward Hooper Gallery, Boise

Boise Fry Company: Fries with burgers on the side

Boise Fry Company fries

A pile of fries from Boise Fry Company

Discovering Boise:  Old Idaho Penitentiary

Large key: Old Idaho Penitentiary

Large keys like this one unlocked cell doors at Old Idaho Penitentiary

Discovering Boise: Six places to eat you won’t find back home

Peanut butter pie drizzled with chocolate and whipped cream

Peanut butter pie drizzled with chocolate and whipped cream

Travel theme: Metal

John Deere tractor -- Green Bluff

A John Deere tractor waits for a run in Green Bluff, Washington

Spring comes to the Palouse

A house positioned on the Palouse among fertile and newly planted fields

A house positioned on the Palouse among fertile and newly planted fields

Photograph the Palouse (or anywhere really): Tips from the pros

Red salt barn outside Moscow

A red salt barn just outside Moscow, Idaho

Art on the Palouse:  Artisans of the Dahmen Barn

Dahmen Barn, Uniontown, Washington

Dahmen Barn, Uniontown, Washington

Colfax, Washington’s Codger Pole:  Never too late for a rematch!

Codger Pole face

Codger Pole face

Day trippin’ at Palouse Falls State Park

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Palouse Falls, La Crosse, Washington

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