Category Archives: Living in Portland

Blogs about everything I love about Portland

Living in Portland: Favorite John Gorham Restaurants

Just when I thought spring had come, and I was celebrating the blooming of flowers and the lengthening of days, Portland decided to revisit winter. It’s gotten cold and wet, and a tad depressing. But despite that, I have something … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras meets Portlandia

While my neighborhood market sells King Cake during Carnival season, the people of Portland don’t really celebrate Mardi Gras. So, what’s with the title of this post? The answer—I just came back from New Orleans and while I was there, … Continue reading

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Favorite Portland Bars: Expatriate

I love whiskey, not for knocking back and getting drunk but for savoring. For me, sipping a good bourbon, rye, or scotch is like gazing at art or strolling through a garden or eating a damn good donut. It’s one … Continue reading

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Living in Portland: Chinese Garden

As unbelievable as this sounds, there’s more to Portland than donuts. I know it’s hard to get enough of those fried gems, but alas, for those of us trying to reduce our gluten, we need to find happiness elsewhere. Lucky … Continue reading

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Living in Portland: Donuts

Before I start this post, I should caution the reader that it reflects the opinion of this writer and not the opinion of every Portlandian. So if you live in Portland and have strong opinions about donuts, please leave a … Continue reading

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