Byways Cafe

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Located in the Pearl District of Portland, Byways Cafe is like stepping back in time.  Although it's only been there for ten years, you feel like it's been there forever. With a fun and charming retro atmosphere and lots of comfort food Byways is a popular destination for Portland locals and visitors and has been featured on Diners, Drive-ins and … [Read more...]

Portland Farmer’s Market

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Farmer's market season is in full swing in Portland. Last weekend we checked out the Portland Farmer's Market for the first time this season. Located at PSU in the Park Blocks off of Broadway the Portland Farmer's Market is open on Saturdays with other locations  during the week.  Check their website for details. The market has lots of … [Read more...]

Pasta Pronto

My favorite place to go to lunch in my own neighborhood is Pasta Pronto.  It is one of the few "locally owned and operated" restaurants in the Beaverton/Bethany area. Voted the "Best in the Burb's," Pasta Pronto is located at 2515 NW Town Center Drive, Beaverton. Its location is a bit strange - located across from Barnes & Noble, Target … [Read more...]

Beaverton Farmer’s Market

One of my favorite places to go for breakfast on a Saturday morning in the summer is the Beaverton Farmer's Market.  The market is now open and in full swing. For location and more info on the market go here. On our visit to the market last Saturday we couldn't decide where we wanted to eat breakfast so we split up.  My husband headed over … [Read more...]

Bob’s Red Mill

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Bob's Red Mill - "Whole grain foods for every meal of the day."  With over 400 products Bob's Red Mill is an amazing site and resource for whole grain products, gluten free products and certified organic products. Located in Milwaukie, Oregon, Bob's Red Mill is not just a store but also a restaurant.  You can also take tours of the actual … [Read more...]