Pattie Discovers the PNW

Pattie Discovers the PNW: Looking for hiking near Spokane? Q’emilin Park Trail System, Post Falls, Idaho is a must see

By Huckleberry Press / April 26, 2022 /
Post Falls

It’s Spring 2022 and I am ready to get out in nature and get hiking!  I love to discover new places and I appreciate recommendations.  Here’s one I’ll share…

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By Huckleberry Press / April 2, 2022 /
Mark & Ingrid LaVoie

Friends…When you’re swaying to the kitchen shuffle at home, do you and yours ever wish you had a few more moves? Perhaps you are in the process of planning your wedding reception? If so, you will likely be considering your first dance as a married couple.

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PATTIE DISCOVERS THE PNW: Winter Update on Palouse Falls

By Huckleberry Press / March 20, 2022 /
Palouse Falls

My first trip to Palouse Falls State Park was back on November 14, 2021, and was so inspirational that I decided it would be interesting to see the Falls in every season. Wondering how the ice accumulation appeared at the Falls, my husband Matt and I took a second trip on a sunny but cold day in late February.

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Pattie Discovers the PNW: Crave Eats. Drinks. Nightlife.

By Huckleberry Press / February 18, 2022 /

When looking for a Bar & Grill, I want a friendly vibe reminiscent of Cheers, from the 80s/90s sitcom, paired with some tasty authentic bites you can only get there. Knowing that I love to find a non-pretentious eatery with remarkable food, our editor at the Huckleberry Press, Val Mohney, suggested I check out Crave Eats. Drinks. Nightlife.

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Pattie Discovers the PNW: Palouse Falls State Park

By Huckleberry Press / December 23, 2021 /

As many of you know, and I am discovering…Washington State has some remarkable features created by the Ice Age floods. Having camped alongside the beautiful monolith at Steamboat Rock a few times and hiked to the top for amazing canyon views, I was ready to see more of these huge canyons forged by the Ice Age here in eastern Washington.

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PATTIE DISCOVERS THE PNW: B&B Theatres in Airway Heights

By Huckleberry Press / November 25, 2021 /
Chicken Tacos

One of my favorite Holiday traditions is going to see a movie with the family.  This tradition was started by my niece, Dena, who is a mother of five and grandmother of eight.  I am “Aunt Pattie,” and have spent many of my Holidays with Dena and her growing family.

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Pattie Discovers the PNW: Sirinya’s Thai Restaurant Review

By Huckleberry Press / November 15, 2021 /

Moving to a new city, town or state always means leaving some of your favorite restaurants, as well as the excitement of trying new places. When it comes to franchise vs. independent/family-owned restaurants, I opt for the latter. And, while I love different cuisines, and classic American fare, for a unique dining experience my heart (and palate) are always won by cultural varieties. In my travels to Chiang Mai and around Northern Thailand, I’ve experienced the “to-die-for” authentic Thai food. With that in mind I have been on a hunt!

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PATTIE DISCOVERS THE PNW: Browne’s Bistro Restaurant Review

By Huckleberry Press / November 9, 2021 /

Browne’s Bistro uses local Washington wineries, local produce and coffee. They roast their own meats and hand-cut their fish.

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Pattie Discovers the PNW…Three Peaks Kitchen & Bar

By Huckleberry Press / October 15, 2021 /

Three Peaks Kitchen & Bar is located inside the Spokane Tribe Casino at 14300 W SR-2 Highway, Airway Heights, WA. 99001

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By Huckleberry Press / September 14, 2021 /

A friend told me once when I was commenting on not being a beautiful long-legged blond, that “diversity is beauty.”

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