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Portland, Oregon

Month & Year Visited: May, 2015 – Memorial Day / Long Weekend
The climate was mild; neither too hot nor cold.  We felt this was the perfect time to visit.   1,270 more words

Columbia Gorge

Random Meeting in Portland

Hello all, it has been a while since I have written about my travels. I got back from Portland, OR on the 1st and have struggled on what to write about the city. 551 more words

Travel Blogging


“I’m from Milwaukee.”
“Oh that’s not too far!”
“No, I mean Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Not Milwaukie, Oregon.”
“Ohhhh. Well, that’s pretty far!”

Although, I certainly am far from home, I love Portland, and I don’t know how I am supposed to leave.  902 more words

Travel | Last of Portland!

You can’t leave Portland without checking out the food carts! It’s so common now with all the Off the Grid events, but Portland was one of those places that was big on the food cart scene early on. 138 more words

Foodie Eats

Cowboys and Tex Mex

Its been a while! I’m currently stranded at the San Antonio airport. Hurricane Patricia decided to drop in and say hello during my work trip. 565 more words


Solving the Mystery of Tanner Springs Park

Tanner Springs Park in Portland, Oregon is not a restored wetlands, but it mimics one. As a bold gesture of the local ecology in a post-industrial Pearl District, the park’s central feature is a stormwater management waterscape expressing the history of Tanner Creek. 357 more words


Travel | Portland, Oregon Part II

The next day, I went back to Pearl District and adventured a few streets down to the Alphabet District. It wasn’t as hip as Pearl, but had its share of good food and little boutiques. 159 more words

Foodie Eats