On the Foodie Trail in Suburban Portland

In another life, perhaps, I might have been a blacksmith in Clackamas County. When Bob Denman picked up his mallet and tongs, and went to work hammering out a custom Read More …

7 Great Reasons to Visit Pacific City & Cape Kiwanda

Located halfway between Lincoln City and Tillamook on the northern Oregon coast, Pacific City sits on one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline in North America. You really don’t Read More …

Loge Camps: A Base for Outdoors Lovers

If you haven’t heard of the Loge Camps hospitality group, don’t feel alone. A year ago, it existed only on paper. Two years ago, it wasn’t even a dream. Conceived Read More …

Fire and Ice: Timberline in a Buick

You can ski 12 months a year at Timberline Lodge on Oregon’s Mount Hood. In other words, you can drive your Buick Regal TourX there even in the middle of Read More …

Winter Wine in the Willamette Valley

There’s no better time for wine enthusiasts to visit their favorite wineries than in the middle of winter. In Oregon’s Willamette Valley, autumn harvest has ended and spring bud break Read More …

Portland Chef Vitaly Paley Honors His Russian Roots

When Vitaly Paley left his childhood home in Belarus (then the Soviet Union), to emigrate to New York with his mother in 1976, he had no idea that it would Read More …