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4 December, 2014

Portland Gems

Portland Gems
Posted in : Experience Portland on by : nommom

We’ve recently landed in Colorado for the next leg of our journey. Already I miss sweet Portland and her verdant trees, good coffee, and sociable townfolk. Here are a few of the highlights of Portland this autumn: Running with the Oatmeal – I ran with the Oatmeal! He was in town pimping out his latest book
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22 October, 2014

Portland: Land of Unicorns, Food Trucks, and Freecycling

Posted in : Experience Portland on by : nommom

There is a passive-aggressive tension between Seattle and Portland. Seattle seems to regard Portland as its Pacific Northwest younger sibling – smaller, less worldly, yet adorable in its attempts to impress itself upon the world. Portland regards Seattle much like one would an older sibling – believing the latter to be snobbish, unrecognizing of Portland’s contributions
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