Category Archives: Beer

Portland Garden Walk, The River Walk and Departures

She Said Today’s Agenda:  Portland Garden Tour West         Waterfront Loop         Departure Bar and Restaurant Highlights: What could possibly be better than a day of touring gardens, hiking, and eating?  My husband has said that I have three passions: gardening, my children, … Continue reading

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Biking for Geezers. He Said Extra.

He Said 59 isn’t all that old. Well, it is. We are on the short side long slow side to the the eternal dirt nap with fewer days in front than behind.  But I can still put my socks in the … Continue reading

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LaCamas Heritage Walk and Downtown Camas

She Said Today’s Agenda:  Hike at the Lacamas Park Trail, then  early dinner at Mill City Brew Werks Highlights: Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, you encounter a four foot sturgeon while hiking … Continue reading

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Hoyt Arboretum & Stammtisch

She Said Today’s Agenda:  Hoyt Arboretum, then Stammtisch for late lunch Highlights: This is the time of year I have to be outside.  I am like a caged animal if I am indoors during a warm and sunny day. The … Continue reading

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King Lear, Lauralwood Public House, & Petite Patisserie

She Said Tonights Agenda: King Lear at Post Five Theatre, then Lauralwood Public House and Brewery in Sellwood Highlights: I am the first to admit that I am no authority on Shakespeare.  While Mark spent his childhood learning Shakespeare at … Continue reading

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Restaurant Hodgepodge. The Observatory. Delta Cafe. Arrivederci. Pambiche. Dekum Pub. He Said Extra.

“Another damned blog entry! Always scribble, scribble, scribble! Eh, Mr. Crislip?” Prince William Henry, Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh, sort of. A hodgepodge of good places to eat, depending on your mood.  I tend towards the OCD about writing, so … Continue reading

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Mississippi Pizza and Dusu Mali. He Said Extra.

He Said I would not have thought it possible, but I am getting pizza’d out. With the boys it has been an 18 year pizza fest and even great pizza is still pizza. I estimate I have had at least … Continue reading

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Storm Large and the HUB

She Said Tonight’s Agenda:  Storm Large:  A Holiday Ordeal at the Aladdin, then Hopworks Urban Brewery (The HUB) Highlights: I want the “Merry” brought back to Christmas.  Peace on Earth and goodwill to men is a lovely holiday message, but … Continue reading

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Willamette Mission State Park & Mt. Angel Oktoberfest. Oi! Oi! Oi!

She Said Today’s Agenda:   A hike at Willamette Mission State Park &  Mt. Angel’s Octoberfest. Highlights: As I scrape the final smidgin from my last bottle of “Divinely Original” Monastery Mustard on my final grilled burger of the Summer, … Continue reading

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Guitar and Food Carts

She Said Tonight’s Agenda: Division Food Carts & Guitarist: Steven Adams Cost: $14 for a Shrimp & Guava Noodle dish Free Guitar Concert! Highlights: Since I retired last year & have two kids in college, I have become much more discriminating … Continue reading

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