Eating through PDX

For our summer vacation, we embarked on an adventurous trip to the Pacific Northwest with a first stop in Portland, OR. Along with Downtown Portland, we enjoyed walking around different neighborhoods including Hawthorne, Belmont, and Southeast Division Street. Here are some of the things that we ate, drank and saw. We confirmed that Portland has … More Eating through PDX

Michigan Memories

While Allen was in Florida recently, Kristina visited family and friends in Michigan. Summertime in Northern Michigan means many things, but wine tasting and fresh fruit rise to the top of the list. Kristina’s family has operated a fruit farm for four generations. July is cherry season, always a treat! There’s nothing quite like picking … More Michigan Memories

Holidays Up North

Like everyone else, 2016 is in full gear for us. It’s back to the grind with work, being active (after all that holiday eating!) and bearing the cold temperatures of winter. In the past few week, we’ve enjoyed reading other fellow food blogger’s recaps of their 2015 including Katie Schlientz sharing her top dining experiences … More Holidays Up North

Hikes and Pints

Not too long ago, we found ourselves with a free summer day. What a luxury! In order to make the most of it, we hopped in the car and headed to Bear Mountain State Park, a beautiful spot for hiking and relaxing about 45 minutes from where we live. Although we didn’t do as much … More Hikes and Pints