Bring a book or pick up a newspaper on your way to Sunday breakfast at Slappy Cakes, 'cause you're probably gonna have to wait for a table. But what interesting tables they are, and well worth the wait. Each of the dining tables at Slappy Cakes, located at 43rd & Belmont in the old Belmont Garage building, has a pancake griddle built right into it. The batter (buttermilk, pumpkin, or whole-grain) comes in squeeze bottles, allowing the diner to make whimsical cakes in any shape or size they…
Three Days in Portland, Oregon - A Lady in London
Portland is a must on any Oregon trip. The state's most famous city, it's a food mecca and magnet for those seeking a new state and a new state of mind.
Tug Boat on the Willamette River - Portland Oregon - HDR
Please click here to view this large! This picture was shot hand held with three exposures (-3..0..+3EV). I used Photomatix to create the HDR with tone mapping and detail enhanced. I increased the overall saturation with Hue/Saturation in Photoshop. Curve adjustment to increase the overall contrast. Unsharp Mask. The old tugboat houses the the Oregon Maritime Museum on the Willamette River. In the background are the Burnside Bridge and the Oregon Convention Center. To view my other HDR…
A Visit with Woodblock Chocolate in Portland, Oregon
Who: Charley and Jessica WheelockWhat: Woodblock ChocolateWhere: Portland, Oregon You may recognize Charley and Jessica from their warm kitchen and home tour published a few months ago. Since then they’ve opened up their own manufactory to produce their pure and delicious bean-to-bar chocolate bars, and they’ve barely been able to keep up with the demand! It’s a very exciting time for this husband/wife company.
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Top 10 budget hotels, B&Bs and hostels in Portland, Oregon
Shelley Seale: Portland's budget hotels include a former bathhouse with a rock'n'roll vibe, art-stuffed B&Bs, and a bike-friendly hostel