Become the MacGyver of Self-Esteem

Self esteem is a powerful tool that can influence the world around us, creating the life we desire. We should properly nurture and cultivate it. We use our self esteem as a framework to create boundaries and to set a certain standard in society. It is our foundation for inner peace, balance and growth. If self esteem is too high, we are considered…

Audi Q5 Diesel has Fuel Economy and Performance

Clean diesel power appeals to drivers on two levels: performance and fuel economy. Audi’s midsize utility vehicle, the Q5, is available with five powertrains, ranging from a 2.0-liter turbo to the supercharged V-6 in the sporty SQ5, but the one that catches my eye is the 3.0-liter turbodiesel V-6.

Adventure is a Nine-Letter Word

The word "adventure" conjures up different images for different people, and let's face it; some images are just prettier than others. For my hard-core outdoorsy friends, adventure means tackling the Appalachian Trail with three pounds of dried beans, a tarp the size of a Kleenex and a compass. Just to fluff things up a bit, they might take a change…

Triumph Over Trials

Eric Moore’s toes cling to a half inch of rock 200 feet above the ground. Struggling, Moore fails to find his next hand hold. Friends and family cheer him on as he makes another attempt. He reaches farther scanning for a place in the solid granite to wedge his fingers. He fails. He fails again. Finally his fingers find their…

Seven Summer Adventures

Two hours north of the Treasure Valley is another treasure: the mountain village of McCall. This winter playground has just as much to offer when the weather heats up, and there is plenty to do all summer long including fireworks over the lake, music festivals and a farmer’s market.

VitaNovu: New Life

We know we can’t stay young forever, but a Boise doctor can help you look and feel younger at an anti-aging practice called VitaNovu, meaning “New Life.” Trained by world renowned experts in procedures such as cosmetic lasers, botox, fillers and skin rejuvenation, Jenifer L. Barry, MD has extensive experience in treating a variety of cosmetic conditions. As a skilled anti-aging…

Entertaining in the Great Outdoors

Summer— a time for playing baseball in the back yard, enjoying long summer evenings and inviting family and friends to a backyard cookout. Guests relax as they wait for their meal. Mouths water as tantalizing scents waft from the grill. Meanwhile the harried host runs in and out of the house grabbing hamburger fixings, utensils and other odds and ends while…

Outdoors in Idaho

Idaho in the summertime is sublime. The fresh mountain air calls, luring me to the hills to enjoy the summer sunshine. The Idaho Shakespeare Festival down on Warm Springs Avenue swings into full gear welcoming friends and neighbors to view Shakespeare under the majestic stars. The Boise River fills with fishermen trying to catch the next big fish as families…

Boise Lifestyle Launch Party

Supporters gathered at Chandlers Prime Steak and Fine Seafood for the official launch party of Boise Lifestyle magazine. Well-wishers enjoyed visiting with friends both old and new while savoring delectable Hor d'oeuvres and drinks.

Show Off! Fine Art Show

Smith & Coelho The Real Estate Company sponsored and hosted a free fine art show in Eagle. Guests dined on delicious food amidst spectacular art created by local artists.

June 2015 Around Town

Michael Kors is pleased to announce the opening of a Michael Kors Lifestyle store here in Boise this May.