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Portland’s Missing Piece: Tapas

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We’re in the midst of a foodie revolution here in Portland. Everything is all about food; even the Farmer’s Market gets accolades for fresh produce and availability to everyone through tokens and letting people with food stamps get the things that they really need. So how does tapas fit into this beautiful and energetic city?

The Room With An Italian Flair

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If you love Portland, then you know that Harding Lee Smith’s The Rooms are an integral part of the food scene here. It’s undoubtedly impressive that they are all so incredibly successful, yet they are all completely different. With only an open kitchen concept and names to link them, each Room is completely unique.

A Sweet Treat: Foley’s Cakes

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If you pay any attention to this blog, or you know me personally, you have to know that one of my favorite phrases is that dessert is the best meal of the day. And there’s really no better bakery that fulfills this to me than Foley’s Cakes in Monument Square. I can always get my […]

The Under $10 Lunch Club

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Lunch in Portland can sometimes be a pretty pricey affair. And sometimes, you either don’t have a lot of money or a lot of time. Enter these restaurants, where you get the most bang for your buck and leave feeling full and satisfied! Slab: Takeout means you can get a pound of pizza for about […]

Your Favorite Hump Day Pick Me Up

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It’s a Wednesday morning. You walk to work, get out of your car and think how much you dread going into the office today. The week is halfway over, and all you wanted to do when you got up was hit the snooze button and go back to bed. But then you remember. The Farmer’s […]

Why I Love Slab: Best Opening This Summer

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If you love Portland, then you know that new restaurants are part of this city’s amazing charm. And if you’ve been to Portland recently, then you’ll also know about Slab. What’s there to know? My personal opinion is thisĀ is definitely one of my new favorite restaurants in the area. Here’s why!    

10 Places To Cool Off In Portland

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It’s A Summer For Sweltering Here in Portland, we know it’s hot. But the better question is, what are you going to do about it? My best tip: findĀ some great places to cool off! Behold, the top ten places to cool off in this swelter of a summer!