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5 Companies That Give Back

There is nothing more exciting than discovering a cool new brand and what’s even better is knowing that company gives back whether it’s through donations or knowing your purchase supports a certain community! We decided to round up our top 5 favorite companies that give back with every purchase!

Cakes · Events · Food · Holidays · In Season

Memorial Day Dessert: Lemon Berry Tiramisu

Happy Memorial Day everyone! Our family celebrated with a weekend at the shore and of course some delicious food! As usual, I was in charge of dessert and wanted to try making something new. I knew it had to include berries since not only are they in season, they are also the perfect patriotic colors!… Continue reading Memorial Day Dessert: Lemon Berry Tiramisu

Oregon · Restaurants

Battle of the Donuts: Portland

As a foodie, you know there are quite a few things you’ll need to try while visiting Portland, Oregon including great craft beer, delicious coffee, and some of the best farm-to-table (or pub) fare in the country. No top list of what to eat & drink in Portland would be complete without one of our… Continue reading Battle of the Donuts: Portland

Bars · Beer & Wine · Drinks · Oregon · Portland · Restaurants · Travel · United States

Drink Here: Portland’s Best Breweries

With over 65 breweries in Portland proper alone, it’s no surprise that Portland is known for it’s craft beers. Since there were quite a few beer lovers in our group, we set out to try as many as we could and managed to visit close to a third of the list! So what did we… Continue reading Drink Here: Portland’s Best Breweries

Cookies · Events · Food · Holiday Parties

Happy Easter!

We hope you all had a great Easter today! Easter is one of our favorite holidays, since it’s the one time of year we eat our favorite foods like pizza ghen. This year in addition to making our traditional ricotta pie and egg salad for brunch at our aunt & uncle’s house, we also made these… Continue reading Happy Easter!

Oregon · Restaurants

Top 5 Places to Eat Lunch in North & NE Portland

As I’m sure you all have noticed, we’ve been slacking a bit in the blogging department over the past two months. Well the good news is we’re back! And the better news is that I’ve spent most of the past 6 weeks in Portland, Oregon for work and so I’ll be sharing all the great… Continue reading Top 5 Places to Eat Lunch in North & NE Portland

Cupcakes · Drinks · Food · Pudding Shots · Tequila Cocktails · Uncategorized

Three Ways to Celebrate National Margarita Day

Happy National Margarita Day! While we’re not quite sure why February 22nd was chosen to celebrate the margarita, who can complain about an excuse to enjoy one of our favorite cocktails! We thought we would celebrate today, by sharing with you three of our favorite margarita and margarita-inspired recipes:  spicy pineapple margaritas, margarita cupcakes, margarita… Continue reading Three Ways to Celebrate National Margarita Day