Mother’s Bistro and Buzzing Around Portland

Hooray for meeting new friends.  When I first moved to Portland I felt completely isolated. Now that two years have passed in the Pacific Northwest, I finally feel like I have a solid base of friends and every day it seems like I meet new ones.  On a Friday afternoon my good friend in California sent me an unexpected text: her sister was in town visiting grad schools and she wondered if I could show her around town.  How exciting! Of course I obliged. We... Read More

The Pink Rose

Since I’ve been talking so much about my quest to get healthy, I thought I would share my workout schedule from this week: Monday: 3 mile run + weight training Tuesday: AM:30-40 minutes on elliptical (I don’t remember most of it because it was too early in the morning). PM: Boot camp style yoga class Wednesday: 3 mileish run after work Thursday: AM: 30 minutes of ellipitcal Friday: Off Saturday: 7 mile run planned in the morning! Even... Read More