Category Archives: Happy Faces

Spring at Manito Pond

Spokane citizens are welcoming spring weather. Manito Pond and the surrounding park areas are not only beautiful, but comfortable and serene. Today I watched a young man help an elderly gentleman walk to the park bench. They watched and fed … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day 2014

The stores are truly geared up for the last minute rush to buy “flowers, candy and balloons”. It’s traditional—hurry guys!

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Big ones, little ones……

 The car show at the fair grounds today displayed lovely (think expensive) shiny new status symbols…..some large with lots of leg room and some like this cute little ‘tomato’! It looks like a Valentine to me!! Someone should put a … Continue reading

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Davenport Valet

The Davenport’s grand valet parking entry is beautiful with the lighted trees. Every season is different for approaching visitors but the holidays are especially welcoming!

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Luminaries

Luminaries, luminarios, or farlitos. Whatever you call them, these paper bags filled with sand and topped off with a candle are a staple of outdoor Christmas decorations, seen most often in the Southwest. Legends vary, but on top of being … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween with a Smile!

Who could resist smiling back at this fellow! Share a smile with someone you meet–isn’t it surprising how it spreads!

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Handyman Extraordinaire

Every good real estate agent can recommend a terrific sub-contractor. My dear friends, Jon & Marj are giving their kitchen a face lift–and who better than Thomas to do the job right! Jon & Marj are going to be smiling … Continue reading

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Merry-Go-Round

The Loof Carrousel is a highlight of Riverfront Park. Every detail has been carefully maintained and the thrill of going “round and round” is not forgotten, regardless of one’s age!

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A very wet Gondola ride.

Getting wet on the river! While riding the Gondola in Riverfront Park we were enjoying every aspect of the view, but had forgotten that there was one portion of the ride that took us very close to the raging water. … Continue reading

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Nothing more fun than the carousel in Riverfront Park! Beautifully maintained it’s a landmark of Spokane. Generations have enjoyed the famous “merry-go-round”….from Nat Park to Riverfront Park!

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