Chinese New Year – 2012 The Year Of The Dragon
Feb05

Chinese New Year – 2012 The Year Of The Dragon

Legend has it that in ancient times, Buddha asked all the animals to meet him on Chinese New Year. Twelve came, and Buddha named a year after each one. He announced that the people born in each animal’s year would have some of that animal’s personality. Those born in dragon years are innovative, brave, and passionate.   Read more: Chinese New Year: 2012 —...

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Wieden + Kennedy Wall
Feb04

Wieden + Kennedy Wall

@ Wieden + Kennedy Independant, creatively driven advertising agency in The Pearl and they host great First Thursday parties! http://www.wk.com/office/portland Other viewfinder posts: Girl On The Go PDX Viewfinder The Broadway Bridge Waiting for Sunny Days and Carefree Kids I’m Watching You...

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I’m Watching You…
Jan25

I’m Watching You…

I’m watching you and freaking you out! McMenamins Rams Head has these eerie ladies painted in a long row beneath their extensive selection of taps in the bar. Each lady is similar but eerily different. They become more taunting the longer you sit there – starring at them – and if you sit there really long they start to wink at you and mimick your facial expressions! Other viewfinder posts: Girl On The Go PDX...

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Fremont Bridge
Jan04

Fremont Bridge

The Fremont Bridge The Fremont Bridge is a steel tied arch bridge and is the second longest tied arch bridge in the world after the Caiyuanba Bridge across the Yangtze River in China. The bridge was named after John Charles Fremont (1813-1890) who was a military officer and explorer. It’s one of the seven bridges that tranverse the Willamette River and connects downtown Portland to the East side. Other viewfinder posts: Girl On...

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Go By Streetcar
Dec27

Go By Streetcar

Did you know the Portland Streetcar was the first modern streetcar in this country! Impressive! And this past summer marked it’s 10th anniversary. The streetcar currently runs from the NW, to the Pearl, Old Town, Downtown, Portland State, RiverPlace and all the way to the South Waterfront district. September 2012 the loop alignment that will connect Downtown to the Rose Quarter, Lloyd District, Convention Center, Central...

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You Illuminate Me

We got as far as the common space in front of Aviary’s recently reopened restaurant on NE Alberta. Then we were sidetracked by the awesome photo op!  And a 2 yr old who was headed toward Salt & Straw to cash in on his clean plate reward. Aviary and I have agreed to a grown ups only date in January! Other viewfinder posts: Girl On The Go PDX Viewfinder Chinese New Year Samantha & Peppy I’m Watching...

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