Just dropping in for a meal
A black-capped chickadee flits among the trees on Nov. 7, 2017, in Salmon, Idaho. (© 2017 Cindi Christie/Cyanpixel)

Just dropping in for a meal

  It's migration season for many four-footed and winged critters. Birds are looking for new homes in warmer climates, just passing through Salmon, Idaho, for a meal. Several bird guides…

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Frosty morning
Tiny icicles melt from the needles of a pine tree on Sept. 24, 2017, in Salmon, Idaho. (© 2017 Cindi Christie/Cyanpixel)

Frosty morning

The weather app reported that it was 28 degrees this morning here in Salmon, Idaho.

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Let’s have autumn first
Snow falls on Lemhi County mountain peaks on Sept. 15, 2017, in Salmon, Idaho. (© 2017 Cindi Christie/Cyanpixel)

Let’s have autumn first

Yeah, yeah, winter is coming. A week of summer is remaining and the first snow has fallen here in Lemhi County, Idaho. Within a week's time we've gone from shorts and T-shirts to jackets and boots, and A/C to heater.

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Smokey?
Smoke hangs over Salmon, Idaho, as wildfires in the West burn on Sept. 5, 2017. The grizzly bear sculpture by Robert Deurloo plays with a big orange ball. (© 2017 Cindi Christie/Cyanpixel)

Smokey?

    SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave Smoke hangs over Salmon, Idaho, as wildfires in the West burn on Sept. 5, 2017. The grizzly bear sculpture by Robert Deurloo plays with a…

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What should we name the smoke?
The sun glows red and fine ash covers everything in Salmon, Idaho, as wildfires in the West burn on Sept. 4, 2017. (© 2017 Cindi Christie/Cyanpixel)

What should we name the smoke?

                        "Paint Your Wagon" is one of our favorite movies. I can hardly wait until the gold prospectors, all…

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When life hands you zucchini
Zucchini from a neighbor's garden is turned into bread on Aug. 25, 2017, in Salmon, Idaho. (© 2017 Cindi Christie/Cyanpixel)

When life hands you zucchini

There are a two times a year when you lock your doors and roll up the car windows: zucchini season and rhubarb season. We were the recipients of zucchini from a neighbor's garden. One was almost half the size of a VW Bug. It has been turned into delicious zucchini bread.

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