Tag Archives: Portland

2011 – i did it! i did it!

ok so i spilled my guts on all of the negative that happened last year [2011] but it wasn’t all bad. really. i swear. here are a few things that i did do: 1. had blog redesigned – thanks to sara and matthew! 2. wrote 100 posts for the amazing design milk. have you read them […]

2011

2011. wow. hard to figure out where to begin. it had amazing high points but also far too many low points. like the lowest of low. there was way too much loss… i lost my super sweet grandfather on august 29th. 6 short days later i lost my amazing great aunt on september 4th. and if those […]

i couldn’t wait

i admit it. i couldn’t wait. having an unwrapped present in front of me is plain torture. TORTURE. do you hear me? so i busted into what carina sent me. LOVE!! it’s a very cool silver floating frame with a super cool stitched print of a bertoia diamond chair and it’s a chair that i […]

cuban heaven

last weekend i randomly picked this cuban restaurant out on yelp for lee and i to go to. best.  pick.  ever. it’s called pambiche and you should run, not walk, there. we were starving before we got there and happened to sit next to some nice people. only in portland would the people at the […]

deliciousness

first, let me start out by saying that i’ve been a slackie mcslackerton as far as blogging has gone.  sorry!  i’ll try to do better. second, i don’t recommend trying a restaurant the same week that they are featured in portland monthly magazine. lee wanted to venture out for pizza last night after reading the […]

woke up to this…

a crazy snowstorm outside…

my new favorite place

uwajimaya. it’s my new fave store. it’s all things japanese and it makes me happy.  i can’t believe i haven’t been in there before.  i could spend HOURS in there and probably will next time i go.  it totally felt like i was back in japan and i wanted to stay. but…the place wasn’t perfect. […]

saturday

last saturday lee and i ventured out to try a new restaurant called isabel pearl for brunch. one word:  yum. we then attempted to walk around.  and by attempted i mean, lee hobbled with her leg cast on… but we were more obsessed with the dog tied up outside than the neighborhood. because let’s be honest, […]

the view

the weather has been fantastic lately with rain levels being at a record low for january. i’m NOT complaining about that. i had a derm appointment in a building down by the water that was on the top floor.  the view was unbelievable even though it was cloudy. and i’ll end this post here…it’s already […]

here comes the sun

the sun came out this morning. and luckily stayed out the entire day! insert happy face here. lee (sister) and i went to get lunch after she was on call at the hospital all night. i took her to the people’s sandwich of portland. she’s a people’s sandwich virgin and luckily she loved it. ps. […]