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Naked Bike Ride: Prefunk Stripdown (Part 1 of 4)

June 27th was Portland’s World Naked Bike Ride! Here’s the prefunk party, where we did bodypaint and BBQ. Extra special thanks to Elissa for host(ess)ing. And naked bear hugs for Jim & Becky who made the trek to Portland for WNBR all the way from sunny California! 18 more words


Get 'Em While They're HOT: World Naked Bike Ride Images

Welcome, lovers of the human form and purveyors of public nudity! This year’s World Naked Bike Ride officially KICKED ASS. Shouts out to the first timers… especially Jim & Becky who made the trek all the way from Cali. 20 more words


Bow-Wow Wine Tasting. Blind!

Last week’s Dog Friendly, Blind Red Wine Tasting was held at a home in the SE/Hawthorne neighborhood. Familiar territory! (Pretty sure I trick-o-treated this block as a kid.) 478 more words


HEADS UP, TAILS OUT! Prepare for Portland's Naked Bike Ride

*This year, Portland’s WNBR is June 27th, starting at Colonel Summers Park*

HEADS UP, TAILS OUT! We’re one week from Portland’s biggest naked bike ride of the year (yes, there are several). 171 more words


To Crop? Or Not to Crop. (As If There's a Question.)

Last week a brief-but-bitter battle unfolded, thanks to a paragraph from my recent post, Glamping 101.

In case you missed it, a little context: The long weekend at Crescent Lake was organized by Corey, leader of 503FC (a fitness-focused Facebook group, born a few months ago). 1,366 more words

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Con Bro Chill: Party March

Last night, local super-pop band, Con Bro Chill threw a massive street party! After gathering steam under the Hawthorne Bridge for a little while, the entire mass of people took a stroll along the scenic Eastbank Esplanade, then snaked through SE Industrial District before landing at a prearranged destination along 2nd Ave. 56 more words


Glamping 101

So… this is Glamping? Now that I’ve been “off the grid” for the first time since Ecuador, makes sense to proclaim myself an expert. Never thought I was the Glamping kind, but after the last few days at Crescent Lake campgrounds, there were several lessons learned. 703 more words