Knowles Gallery

Springs flow from Snake River canyon wall at Ritter Island forming beautiful waterfalls. This is just one of the many places that you can see some of the many Thousand Springs that feed the Snake River. This image was in the winter, but the water temperature comes out of the ground warmer than the streams and rivers allowing for the lush green foliage.

Welcome to 2020

January marks the beginning of not just a new calendar year but also the newest decade, the twentieth year of the 21st century.  Welcome to the 20’s. Celebrating a new year also give us the opportunity to start fresh once again, and set new personal and/or professional goals.  Here at Meridian lifestyle, we have something … Continued

January 2020 Around Town

New Community Center in West Ada School District Boise Parks and Recreation is excited to announce the opening of the department’s first school-based community center in the West Ada School District. The community center is located at McMillan Elementary School (10901 W McMillan Rd.) and will serve students in first through fifth grade after school.  … Continued

Chip Grand Opening at the Village

Chip celebrated their grand opening of the Village at Meridian Location, 3540 E Longwing Lane, on October 19th 2019 with a ribbon cutting.  The new location is next to Big Al's Patio. Chip is the Original Gourmet Cookie Delivery. They bring warm fresh award winning cookie to your doorstep Monday-Saturday 10am-12am and Sunday 10am-5pm.  Photos by Valerie … Continued

Camp Hodia Annual Dinner and Auction

Sponsored by Land Rover Boise, Alpine Tree Service, CBH Homes and the IDACORP Employee Community Fund, benefiting Camp Hodia, the dinner and auction raised over $100,000 exceeding the yearly goal, and included a live concert featuring Jesse Rice.  Camp Hodia helps kids with Type 1 diabetes experience the outdoors, form friendships, and learn self-care skills necessary for a … Continued

Warm Up Your Winter

The most geographically unique island in Hawaii, The Big Island is home to black sand beaches, stunning rainforests, hardened lava deserts and the Kilauea volcano which was active through late 2018. The west side of the island is sunny and dry while the east side near Hilo averages 236 days of rain each year.

Jenn’s Wellness Journey


Serene Spaces

We spend about one third of our life in the master bedroom, but when it comes to designing and decorating, it’s the room that often gets overlooked. People tend to spend more time and money on the public spaces of their homes such as the entry, kitchen or living areas.  Carly Werner, Designer and Visual Merchandiser for Bassett Furniture, explains,…

Brooke Ochojski

 What started your career path?  I knew I wanted to be an RN in High School. My mom battled many health problems throughout her lifetime. I always had a desire to help people like her and be an advocate for them. Years later I left traditional nursing to open a businesses and now own and operate a small Medispa, a…

Gift-Giving Guide

Selecting the perfect gift can be one of the most rewarding and also one of the most stressful things on the holiday to-do list. Some are blessed with the natural talent of thoughtful gift-giving; some are not. As our list of recipients grows, so does the anxiety surrounding the age-old question, “What should I give?”