Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Big Green Egg!

Have any of you all heard of the Big Green Egg? If not, you are really missing out! It claims to be the world’s best smoker and grill, and last night I got to try it out myself and was … Continue reading

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Up In The Air

Last night’s dinner was wonderful.  Great food, great friends, and I am still full!  Taylor and I are off to the airport right now.  When we get back to the East Coast I will do a full post on the … Continue reading

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Things just keep on going! Yesterday we supported my family who is running the Hood to Coast relay race.  Part of the race goes through Portland and we went to cheer on our team! Check out and watch the movie … Continue reading

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Farm Fresh In Portland!

We have been going nonstop since arriving in Portland Wednesday night!  One thing that has been consistent is the great food we have been eating along the way!  We were really busy Thursday afternoon and decided to stop for a … Continue reading

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Goodmorning From Portland!

We woke up to a breakfast I have been dreaming about for weeks! My Mother’s famous Morning Glory Muffins!  They are moist, dense, and loaded with good ingredients such as carrots, raisins, coconut, pecans, apples, and cinnamon!  I will get the recipe … Continue reading

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My Own Personal Chef?

Something amazing happened tonight…. Taylor wanted to cook dinner!  It was wonderful!  All I had to do was hang out and keep him company in the kitchen!  I am really good at that! He sautéed up some garlic, peppers, carrots, … Continue reading

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Homemade Tomato Soup

Today was glorious! It rained, it poured, and I made tomato soup!  Dinner was perfect.  Warm, hearty, and delicious!  Three things that make me feel like I am back in Oregon.  The weather there is normally chilly so warm and … Continue reading

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