Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Your know your from Idaho when.....

- The wind is faster than your truck
-In March, your vehicle is 43% mud.
- You leave your keys in the car and the next morning it's still there.
-Saturday night at the grocery store is like Nordstom’s Anniverary Sale!
- You installed your new computer using a Leatherman tool.
-You see “Enrichment night” reminder signs on people’s front lawn.
-Half the kids in your kids school class are cousins.
- You hear the words "stream" or "brook" pronounced "crick."
-People say the live “out to” (city name) instead of “in”. (that’s even the teachers!)
- The elevation exceeds the population.
- You can see the stars at night.
- People drive 200 miles to shop in a real mall. (Oh the Utah Trips!)
- A rodeo is more popular than a rock concert.
- You can fish, golf, and go skiing all in the same day if you try hard enough.
- Yellow light means "follow the car in front of you no matter what."
- Democrats are like salmon, they are on the endangered species list.
- You wave to someone on the freeway because you recognize the truck.
-“Vacation” means going east or west on I-84 for the weekend.
-You know several people who have hit a deer more than once.
-You’ve seen moose in your backyard.
-You can drive 65mph through 2 feet of snow during a raging blizzard, without flinching.
-You see people wearing camouflage at social events (including weddings).
-You design your kid’s Halloween costume to fit over a snowsuit.
-Driving is better in the winter because the potholes are filled with snow.
-Your idea of creative landscaping is a statue of a deer next to your blue spruce.
-The Local News looks like a rerun from “Wayne’s World”
-The town’s claim to fame is that they have had snow every month of the year.
Last but not least….
-Your kids get 10 days off school in October for Spud Harvest; and they actually work it!
(Thanks Laura)