Tag: portland

Guest Post with Gloria Coppola: Natural healing and travel

I recently had the opportunity to speak with Gloria Coppola, a wellness educator, entrepreneur, and spiritual solo traveler. In today’s guest post, she shares how her work influences her travel style. Read below for the full scoop!  Hi Gloria! Why don’t you introduce yourself + tell us where you call home. What type of work/endeavors […]

Curing Your Northwest Winter Blues

Curing your Northwest Winter Blues is the second post in our Portland Bloggers Roundtable series… and after gathering last month under dark skies and around toasty beverages, we decided to offer some activity suggestions for people suffering from the Northwest Winter Blues. I miraculously have not been affected this year by the weather, I’ve actually found […]

Best Week Ever: Long Work Weeks and Plane Tickets

Happy Monday, everyone! {yes, yes, I know a little late, but let’s pretend it’s Monday.} I am pleased to share with you that I have a proper day off today! No full time job, and no part time job. Just pure laziness… well except that I’m taking the kid and her friend bowling later and […]

Best Week Ever: Holiday Events You Can’t Miss

Ho-Ho-Holy Sh*t. It’s December. Hello dear readers, and welcome to Best Week Ever 2.0 Holiday Events You Can’t Miss! Has the above oh-sh*t been running through your heads recently like it has mine?? Because my birthday is Deceber 1st {holla’ to my Sagittarius readers} this wintery wonderland of a month seemed to come at me […]

Best Week Ever: No.1

Welcome to Best Week Ever, a weekly look at travel inspiration in and around my town, your town, and wherever we call home. As some of you may have noticed, my Houseless Experiment: Weekly Roundup updates have ceased to be, as of late. This is so, due to some recent decisions that have altered the […]

The Houseless Experiment: Weekly Round Up 4.0

Hello my dears! It is time yet again for the Weekly Round Up: October 24th-30th. This week is kind of a big deal since tonight {as I write this} is the 30th consecutive day I have been experimenting with houselessness, so of course I’m drinking wine.     Read here if you are new to […]

The Houseless Experiment: Weekly Round Up 3.0

Weekly Round Up 3.0 Welcome readers, to the Weekly Round Up for October 17th- 23rd. The days went by in a blur, honesty, as I finished up a two week house sit in the south east neighborhood of Richmond. Saturday October 17th I enjoyed a food cart breakfast at Tidbit Food Farm and Garden thanks […]

The Houseless Experiment: Weekly Roundup 2.0

Hello lovelies! Welcome to the second weekly roundup of my local nomad adventures in Portland, Oregon. I am currently wrapping up this 2-week house sit in the Richmond neighborhood in SE Portland, and I’m going to miss being so incredibly close to all the really cool shops, boutiques, and FOOD! This week was about eating […]

A Broke-Ass Guide To Being Broke. {Look at all the free time you have!}

Before the month of May had even started, I knew that it was going to be a very long and very broke 31 days. This month I find myself paying off two major bills along with all the regular stuff, and anything left over goes to daily sustenance and gasoline rations. This leaves little to […]

Portland restaurant review: Oven & Shaker

Recently, I was given the opportunity to write a restaurant review for Forest Heights Life Magazine a Portland neighborhood-specific monthly magazine owned and operated by a friend who is a mover and shaker in the industry. I jumped at the opportunity to contribute to this great publication, and to submit an objective piece on a downtown restaurant- a […]