Category Archives: food and drink

Portland Preservation Society

Just about a year ago, with Brooke’s motivation and organization, a handful of people – friends, and friends of friends – somewhat awkwardly assembled at a café in SE Portland to discuss canning and preserving. We each brought books to

Portland Preservation Society

Just about a year ago, with Brooke’s motivation and organization, a handful of people – friends, and friends of friends – somewhat awkwardly assembled at a café in SE Portland to discuss canning and preserving. We each brought books to

Unruly Things

Today I have a guest post up at Unruly Things. Check it out here. Or below: Chances are good that if you invite me to brunch at your house, I’ll bring Bloody Marys. Typically this is met with enthusiasm, but

Unruly Things

Today I have a guest post up at Unruly Things. Check it out here. Or below: Chances are good that if you invite me to brunch at your house, I’ll bring Bloody Marys. Typically this is met with enthusiasm, but

Paris

I’m really terrible at talking about trips. When I got home from Paris and people asked how it was, I simply responded “great!” Expecting more than a one word answer, I’d follow that up by reiterating “so good.” When that still

Paris

I’m really terrible at talking about trips. When I got home from Paris and people asked how it was, I simply responded “great!” Expecting more than a one word answer, I’d follow that up by reiterating “so good.” When that still

Summer blur

A year ago this weekend — Labor Day weekend — my dear friend Christie and I were camping at Smith Rock State Park in Central Oregon. It was a memorable weekend in which the highlight was a 40 or so

Summer blur

A year ago this weekend — Labor Day weekend — my dear friend Christie and I were camping at Smith Rock State Park in Central Oregon. It was a memorable weekend in which the highlight was a 40 or so

Marfa

In the past year and a half, I’ve traveled more than I ever have before. For the entirety of this past fall, I was taking weeklong trips to the East Coast every third week for work. Once I was home

Marfa

In the past year and a half, I’ve traveled more than I ever have before. For the entirety of this past fall, I was taking weeklong trips to the East Coast every third week for work. Once I was home

Breakfast

My entire life I’ve struggled with getting up in the morning. For a brief period when I was a little girl, I would get dressed in my school clothes the night before so I could sleep just a little longer

Breakfast

My entire life I’ve struggled with getting up in the morning. For a brief period when I was a little girl, I would get dressed in my school clothes the night before so I could sleep just a little longer

Kinfolk

It seems that I’ve gotten so carried away working on projects and spending time with friends that I forgot to share what I’ve been doing. More likely is that I failed to take any worthwhile photos of my own lately,

Kinfolk

It seems that I’ve gotten so carried away working on projects and spending time with friends that I forgot to share what I’ve been doing. More likely is that I failed to take any worthwhile photos of my own lately,