Monthly Archives: June 2009

Lorenzo’s PDX

Have you been to Lorenzo’s? We had dinner there last night and the food was awesome! It reminded us of our travels in Italy, specifically this trattoria in Firenze. For our appetizer, we ordered the smoked cheese on fingerling potatoes with prosciutto. Melt in your mouth goodness, even the bread was great. For main courses, I ordered […]


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This week’s CSA Share

For those of you who are wondering, this is what a typical CSA share looks like. We get ours from Sun Gold Farm. Average cost is $20/share. It is supposed to get bigger later in the summer. (Clockwise) Edible Pea Pods, Onion, Beets, Broccoli, Marigold Plant, Rhubarb, Lettuce, Mixed Beans, Cauliflower Recipes we made: Vegetarian Chili, […]


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CSA, Farmers Market, and Home Harvest

  The summer’s bounty greeted us warmly last weekend when we received our first CSA Share. Although smaller than I expected, we still got some good stuff including strawberries, onion, lettuce, kohlrabi, rhubarb, pinto beans, and a calendula plant which we planted in a bigger pot. We picked up the share at the Beaverton Farmers […]


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KishFish

Kish, a friend from Denver came to visit last weekend. We had a great time with food, hiking, and people-watching. He even provided live guitar music during his stay.


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