• Sabbatical is Finally Here!

Sabbatical is Finally Here!

So while you are reading this, I will be on my way to Japan! Holy cow!

I can’t believe our crazy adventure is finally here! I feel like we have been talking about it for so long that it never quite seemed real.

Where we're hoping to go in Vietnam! Photo credit: my friend Mary of The Kitchen Paper who recently spent 4 months in Vietnam

Where we’re hoping to go in Vietnam! Photo credit: My friend Mary of The Kitchen Paper who recently spent 4 months in Vietnam

Remind me, what’s happening?

We are off to Asia for just over 9 weeks! October 16th through December 25th! We will be closing our computers, saying “see ya later” to work, and just having a great time!

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Fro Yo Portland Style: Eb & Bean

1425 NE Broadway & 14th, Portland • ebandbean.com • 503.281.6081

Hours: Daily Noon – 10pm

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In college, my friends and I were basically obsessed with frozen yogurt. I’m not sure if it was because we were just followers in the fro yo fad, because we were convinced that despite how many Oreos we put on our fro yo, it was “healthy,” or if we just liked having a fun, casual activity to enjoy together. Whatever the reason, we probably went to the fro yo place near the University of Oregon campus at least once a week. Once there was a self-serve location in Portland where most of us moved after graduation, we were extremely jazzed.

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Right at the Fork Podcast Clip!

Eeks! I am on a podcast!

I recently was asked to be on a clip of a podcast I really love called Right at the Fork. Chris Angelus of Portland Food Adventures and Heather Jones of Heather Jones Consulting started this podcast which includes interviews of Portland-area chefs, artisan vendors and other culinary professionals.


I ran into Chris at Feast Portland – we were both in line for Ben Bettinger’s fantastic “pop-up” at Grand Bounty. I asked him all about how he chooses interviewees and other questions about the podcast. He mentioned that they are now doing mini-podcast clips called Soundbites where they offer recommendations of food and drink places in town.

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