Category Archive: Downtown Life!

Nov 15

Coeur d’Alene just made another top 10 list!


Coeur d’Alene just made another top 10 list! It’s about “real, authentic American small towns… where nature is beautiful, shops are unique, and smiles are genuine.” Yes, we are beautiful here and the secret is out! I have mixed feelings……….we want to stay small and authentic, but with the word spreading we may grow too …

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Nov 02

Lake Coeur d’alene summer 2014

Paddle Boarding

It must have been a great summer if I haven’t posted one blog since the first of June! I think this was the best summer weather we’ve had in years, but I bet I say that every year!  My family and I enjoyed it to the fullest with all of our outdoor activities.  My husband …

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Jun 14

Car d’Lane 2014 in downtown Coeur d’Alene!

Antique car cruise!

We had great views and front row seats curbside!  As always, we enjoyed the Car d’lane cruise on Friday night in downtown! I have not missed one in the 20 years that I’ve lived here! The weather was threatening a down pour, but actually eased up right at the start of the cruise and, started …

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May 22

Downtown Coeur d’Alene Flower Basket views!


While driving downtown this morning, I was treated to such a pleasant view of these flower baskets lining both sides of the street!  I watched as they were being hung!  Thank you to our Coeur d’Alene Downtown Association for the annual Summer Flower Basket program!

May 08

Happy Mother’s Day Weekend!

Friday May 9th ART Walk.  Every second Friday, from April – December, stroll through beautiful Downtown Coeur d’Alene and enjoy local and nationally acclaimed artists. Visit supporting restaurants, shops, businesses and galleries with your friends and family! A family-friendly, free event!  Come and join us! 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Visit Happy Mother’s Day! Mother’s …

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Mar 15

Downtown Sanders Beach Home for Sale!

711S11th Coeur dalene

It’s all about the location!  We all love Sanders Beach!  This cute home just came on the market, as a Bank REO.  Offers are due Monday!  Call me if you’re interested!  Cindy Sweeney 208-660-8207.

Mar 14

St. Patrick’s Day Parade!

St. Patrick’s Day Parade   Saturday, March 15th 4pm “When winter’s Dreams become Summer’s Magic” Parade begins at 8th and Sherman Ave. May the road rise to meet you. May the wind be at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face. May the rain fall soft upon your fields. And until we …

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Feb 10

Happy Anniversary – 20 years!


Happy Anniversary to me!  20 years ago I moved to downtown Coeur d’Alene, to the Sanders Beach area!  We lived in a 100 year old home on Front Ave. for a few years then built a home closer to the 11th Street Marina.   Our son was born here and he is now 18 and headed to Montana …

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Jan 14

National Rubber Ducky Day!

Lakeshore Realty

Its National Rubber Ducky Day! If you would like one of these rubber duckies let me know. I could also attach a key to your new home!!!!

Dec 20

Cool Yule at the Coeur d’Alene Resort!

This was such a fun show!  The Coeur d’Alene Summer Theater is performing a Holiday Musical Revue at the Coeur d’Alene Resort.  I took my husband for a night out last week!  The songs were all of our favorites, with a humorous look at the inspirations behind the holiday songs and celebrations!  The performers engaged …

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