Hikes, Brews & Wines: A Dog-Friendly Weekend in Corvallis

Lumos Winery Willamette Valley Adirondack chair

If I’m honest, Corvallis was never on a “must visit” list of mine. But 2020 is full of twists and turns, and so there we were in Corvallis near the end of September. Despite some uncooperative weather on our first day, we got to discover and enjoy some of the best things to do in … Read more

3 Days in Portland: the Perfect Long Weekend Itinerary

Keep Portland Weird

Maybe it was the show Portlandia for you, perhaps it’s all the craft breweries in town, or possibly even its famous donut shops. Whatever your reason for heading up to the Pacific Northwest city of Portland, you’re bound to have a good time. Here’s an itinerary for 3 days in Portland, heavy on the beer, … Read more

The DIY Portland Street Art Crawl: A Visual Orgasm

Questions for Humans Dreams Wall 

One of my favorite things to do in cities around the world is to wander around and find cool street art. When I visited Portland in June to visit a friend, I knew I wanted to explore the city’s massive art scene. I navigated, wandered, and mapped out some of the city’s best street artworks for … Read more