Tag Archives: vacation

the kitchen

You’ll have to excuse the iPhone picture but we were really lazy and just didn’t take many ‘good’ pictures with our nice camera! This was the beautiful kitchen I cooked in while we were on vacation. It was amazing. Double oven. Griddle in the center of the eight burner stove. Cappuccino machine. I miss it already. […]

the view from here

Not too shabby. 🙂

Portland Vacation Summary

So I thought it would be helpful to anyone that may consider going to Portland, Oregon to have a quick view of the things and places that we would recommend checking out (I know a couple people in my office wanted to see a list of our recommendations, so here you guys go!): Downtown Hotels: […]

Portland – Day 5

So yesterday was our last day in Portland. Sad. I know. We took the day to rest and relax as well as visit a few last Portland sites. First off, we visited Stumptown Coffee and it may have been the best coffee I have ever had. The lady that poured my coffee was an artist […]

Portland – Day 4

We didn’t take too many pictures on Sunday. It was a laid back, lazy sort of day. Well, once we finished getting lost on the Portland city buses. We decided to visit Donald Miller’s church, Imago Dei, but Google Maps was a little confused as to it’s true location. So we got there, but 45 […]

Portland – Day 2

Yesterday was a day of hiking and beautiful (if not stunning) natural features. We began our day at Voodoo Doughnuts at the urging of just about everyone that had been to Portland before. After being amused by the original vodoo donut (complete with raspberry filling and a pretzel for poking) and maple bacon donut, we […]

Portland – Day 1

We left for Portland in the wee hours of the morning yesterday and arrived safely to the city. The MAX Light Rail system and bus system has been so awesome that we haven’t missed having a car one bit! So far, the city has been as enchanting as I thought it would be. I am […]