Feast Portland, You’re the Inspiration

It’s an exiting time for us in Portland! Feast Portland, presented by Bon Appétit, officially kicks off to the public tonight with major events including The Sandwich Invitational presented by The Portland Trailblazers, as well as a few other events on this sold out Feast Portland night. Last night many of us food writers and other members of … More Feast Portland, You’re the Inspiration

Great Expectations

The first theatrical performance I ever saw was the Charles Dickens classic Great Expectations. It was at the Perot Theatre, named after the local and generous benefactor Ross Perot. The show had made a great impact on me. Just like my big move almost three years ago, If I had a theme for how I … More Great Expectations

Please Tell Everyone on This Train I Love Them

On June 5th, I woke up to a notification on my phone that a photographer had tagged me (@Portland_Love_Story) in this picture on Instagram. Total strangers tag me often, and it’s usually food related, because my Instagram is mostly of food in Portland. Food is my passion, and I created my Instagram to showcase it. … More Please Tell Everyone on This Train I Love Them

2015: A Look Back

For my next post, I thought of doing a 2016 collage and look back, but then I realized that I had this opportunity to do 2015 first.  About this time two years ago, I had just accepted an offer to work at Comcast Spotlight as an Advertising Account Executive. When I moved to the Portland … More 2015: A Look Back

Polish Day Spa

1420 NW Pettygrove St.   Portland, OR 97209   503.327.8328    Mon – Sat 10-7, Sun 11-6 My good friend Jenna found this nail salon/day spa for us to try when they were advertising a 15 minutes reflexology special for $10 on a sign outside. I laugh now at the memory of our visit because … More Polish Day Spa