As always, the Oregon Brewers Festival is held in at the Portland Waterfront on the last full weekend in July. It’s a four day event from Thursday to Sunday and I managed to go taste some craft beers on Thursday and Friday. I stayed away from the IPAs and stuck to the lighter beers, but [...]
It was packed, and this was Friday afternoon, when people were still at work. [flickrvideo]http://www.flickr.com/photos/lao-ocean/4822050504/[/flickrvideo]
You know what they say… baby steps. These are my itty bitty steps as I get back to updating and posting again. This was a recent dinner at EaT: An Oyster Bar, a restaurant specializing in Cajun/Creole food. Fried okra. After I had okra for the first time in Greece, I vowed never to eat [...]
Let’s hope the weather gets warmer soon. I’m looking forward to some great things this summer.
If there was an award for procrastination, I’d have several of those trophies on my fireplace mantle right now. I should be doing my work sample right now, but I’m finding that updating my blog after 8 months seems more pressing at the moment. Where have I been and what have I been doing since [...]
The Nines is a luxury hotel in the heart of downtown Portland. It houses two restaurants – Departure (modern Asian fare) and The Urban Farmer (a modern steakhouse).
These are pictures of Cannon Beach from Saturday. The weather was perfect and made for some nice photos. Above: Panorama of Cannon Beach
The Oregon Brewers Festival was this past weekend. I attended with my brother and his friends Johnny and Jeolida. My brother and I. I lurve him! [In one of the Facebook photos of us, he captions: "At least I'm the second best looking person in my family." Awww...] $1 = 1 token = 1 taste [...]