Another Portland landmark, this one falls within the whimsically peculiar category, that should be visited by both locals and visitors alike, is Mill Ends Park. Acknowledged by The Guinness Book of World Records as the Smallest Park in the World, Mill Ends has a whimsical history and a peculiar location. On the west side of […]
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Although Bollywood Theater was named on the Oregonians Rising Star list in 2013, I finally had my first taste last week! It was so good, I ate there 2x’s in one week, each time bring a different friend and once even a 1 year old adventurous eater joined me too- she loved it! Draped, nailed […]
September brings more than the students back to the Chapman School. Every year throughout September thousands of Vaux’s Swifts gather in Portland as they prepare to migrate to Central America and Venezuela. These fast-flying, dark, bat-like birds don’t perch but rather roost, which means they cling on the sides of hollow things like hollow tree […]
Fav 5 lists
My gift buying season has just started! All 3 of my children have birthdays that fall within Fall and Winter plus let’s add in Christmas — so by March I’m tapped out of money, ideas and wrapping paper! And I usually have a bonus room full of junk or disappointing “fails.” Here are some […]