Monthly Archives: November 2010

Happy Thanksgiving!

I’m almost ashamed to admit that we spent most of the weekend shopping but we did and it was so much fun! I guess we always shop in waves throughout the year so this is just one of those waves. In between shopping breaks, we ate a lot of turkey and more turkey. As of […]

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Give Away – Portland Monthly Magazine

I have been a subscriber of Portland Monthly for about three years now and always enjoy reading it. Are you a subscriber or have read an issue? What do you think of it? This holiday season, I am giving away a free one year subscription to Portland Monthly Magazine. To enter – post a comment […]

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H & M Portland

Here I am wearing my H&M jacket that I bought in Berlin five years ago. H&M is finally open at Pioneer Place! Marcel and I checked it out today and it was so crowded. Fortunately, the kids department was mostly empty. I went there to buy some gifts for my nieces and nephews and found […]

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Pumpkin Bread

Truly there is nothing like the smell of freshly-baked pumpkin bread in the fall. The pumpkin was from our garden – the only one we got. I used a recipe from Simply Recipes but instead of olive oil, I used Earth Balance Vegan Buttery Sticks. I also increased the pumpkin puree to 1 1/4 cup. […]

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Apizza Scholls

Half and Half Apizza Amore – ‘Margo’rita plus Hot capicollo (cured pork shoulder) and Tre Colori – Mozzarella (whole milk & fresh), pecorino romano, semi-Dried Tomato & walnut pesto, ricotta & jalapeño. I highly recommend the Tre Colori After a day of volunteer work at Free Geek, Marcel thoughtfully surprised me with a pizza from […]

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