Archives for August 2010

Cool Moon

The temperatures are rising here in Portland and we are in for a hot weekend.  If you need to cool off a bit head on down to Cool Moon Ice Cream located in the Pearl right across from Jamison Park.  It's located on the corner of 11th and Johnson. You can cool off with a delicious ice cream treat and a dip in the fountain! Cool Moon … [Read more...]

Sauvie Island Farms

Summer will unfortunately soon be a distant memory so be sure and take the time to make some great memories with what we have left. Last week we spent a few hours and make some fun memories out at Sauvie Island Farms. My daughter was babysitting the two neighbor boys so we took them along for some fun. The highlight for them was … [Read more...]

Washington Park Summer Festival

Looking for some free fun?  Check out the Washington Park Summer Festival going on all this week - August 5-14. There is a wide variety of performances.  Tonight we listened to Opera in the Park. It was a beautiful summer evening and the music was lovely. The concerts start at 6:00 p.m. and are held in the amphitheater in … [Read more...]

Ruby Jewel Scoops Ice Cream

Nothing tastes better than some yummy, creamy ice cream on a warm summer day. Don't you agree? We recently tried out the new Ruby Jewel Scoops location at 3713 N. Mississippi.  We are no stranger to Ruby Jewel as we have purchased their delicious ice cream sandwiches at the Portland Farmer's Market but they now have their own store front on N. … [Read more...]