Saturday, October 16, 2010


Winter squash ready for storage.  A promise to brighten a grey day with earthy aroma in our kitchen and the sweetness of brown sugar at our table.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Indian Creek Winery

The fullness of grapes hanging in the vineyards, the long hours of harvest and the prayer that frost will hold off for another night belie the moments of fun.  Tammy and Mike McClure collect must as guests stomp grapes in the barrels.  

Monday, October 11, 2010

Idaho Botanical Garden

Scarecrows, golden light, corn shocks, hay bales and a nip in the air.  Fall is slipping in and following old traditions that mark the end of summer's heavy work, we celebrate with final harvests, fall festivals, and football.

Saturday, October 9, 2010

Idaho City

Idaho City is full of history and curiosities, but this amalgamation of "junque" and antiques is by far the best collection of fun and recent memories.  Its whimsy and fantasy are child-like and happy.... another of Idaho's many moods.

For more fantasy enjoy the link below:

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Past Harvest

These "oldsters", past their prime, have seen many harvests.  In their rusted glory they present a reminder of fall near Meridian, Idaho.

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Peaches and Nectarines

Peaches, nectarines, pears, sweet corn.....Idaho's fall bounty comes to us in her many Farmer's Markets.

Monday, October 4, 2010


Evening light glazes granaries and bounces off of wheat straw in the big Camas Prairie.