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    Portland Center Stage

    What to expect when you see a show at one of Portland's best theaters, plus what I thought of Little Shop of Horrors. [...]
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    Enchanted Forest

    Charming, magical and just a little sinister. My report from inside Oregon's famous Enchanted Forest. [...]
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    Finding Balance at Feast

    If you are attending Feast 2016, here are a few ideas for balancing out the excess of this fantastic festival. {Sponsored} [...]
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    Feast on a Budget

    Considering going to Feast Portland this year? Here are my suggestions for getting the most for your money. [...]
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    Austin, Texas

    A little recap of our recent trip to Austin, Texas where I accomplished a dream I've had for years! [...]
The Best Of Portland

10 Great Portland Coffeeshops

by Kristi in Food

It's raining so it's time to hunker down with something hot to drink at one of our beautiful coffeeshops. Here are a few places to try out... [...]


Keep Portland Weird

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    Space Ship on Sauvie Island

    March 26, 2013 // 3 Comments

    As soon as I heard about the space ship on Sauvie Island, I knew I had to go check it out. Of course, it’s not actually a real space ship.  It’s a strange [...]

Places to shop


    Joe Brown’s Carmel Corn

    April 25, 2010 // 1 Comment

    It’s hard to believe, but when I was a kid, Lloyd Center was an OPEN AIR mall! My mom would take me there a couple times at year, always at Christmas time. I remember [...]

Portland Plates

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    Portland Plates: Fish Sauce Wings

    April 23, 2015 // 6 Comments

    Pok Pok's famous Vietnamese chicken wings are my featured recipe this month in Portland Plates, an ongoing series where I recreate popular Portland dishes. [...]

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