Car Camping 101 in Portland Oregon

Car Camping 101 in Portland Oregon

Have you noticed the weather is getting warmer? If you love the great outdoors, it’s time to pull out your camping gear and make sure it’s ready for the season. Car camping is where you pack up your car with your ice chest full of food, tent, sleeping...
Cost vs Value Portland Remodeling Statistics 2022

Cost vs Value Portland Remodeling Statistics 2022

It’s been a while since we evaluated remodeling statistics. A lot has changed since 2019. And with more people working from home, there has been a surge in remodeling. Being home all the time, people also noticed that the little things needed to be done like...
Facts and Features of the Willamette River

Facts and Features of the Willamette River

The Willamette River is a vital feature of our state. After all, 70% of us live in the Willamette Valley, and most of us prosper within 20 minutes of the riverbed. Stretching 187 miles, it is the 13th largest river in the United States by volume and has the...
The Best Places for Easter and Mother’s Day Brunch in Portland

The Best Places for Easter and Mother’s Day Brunch in Portland

Going out for brunch on a special day like Easter Sunday and Mother’s Day is always a treat. So you want it to be the best experience possible, right? Spring in Portlandia can be hit or miss with the weather. You’ll want to find out if you can be moved indoors if you...
Giving Back To Our Portland Oregon Community

Giving Back To Our Portland Oregon Community

We don’t often toot our own horn or shout from the mountaintops the things that we do, however, sometimes it is important to do it. We are sharing a little bit about what we do for our community so our readers and customers understand that we are a part of our...
Best Beer Breweries In Portland Oregon

Best Beer Breweries In Portland Oregon

There are many types of beers, and Portland is well known for having the most breweries (over 70) than any other city on Earth. That’s quite an amazing feat. But, we’re up to the challenge. It all started when BridgePort Brewing and Widner Brothers Brewing were...
Fun Facts About Portland You Probably Didn’t Know

Fun Facts About Portland You Probably Didn’t Know

We know living in Portland is a lot of fun. We know we have some of the coolest things here like Voodoo Donuts. But, just to keep things weird, we thought we’d dig up some things you may not have known. Here are five fun facts about the Portland metro area you may not...
Enjoying Natural Hot Springs Near PDX

Enjoying Natural Hot Springs Near PDX

Want something fun to do this weekend or anytime you are able to get away for something new and interesting? Then go for a hike to a close-by natural hot spring and soak away your stress in a peaceful setting. And you don’t have to go all that far! Natural hot...
The Best Donut Places Around Portland

The Best Donut Places Around Portland

The best doughnut places around Portland are often holes in the wall or unusual places you wouldn’t think of. We tried to find shops that were not part of a chain (even a local one) providing unique takes on the standard deep-fried pastries. Some National & Oregon...