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Recipe: Strawberry Mango Fruit Leather

<b>IMPERIAL SUGAR INSIGHT</b><p>NOTE: Wrapped tightly in plastic and stored in an airtight container, fruit leather will keep for one month at room temperature …

Chocolate chip cookie brittle

While at work this weekend I stopped by our pastry chef’s kitchen to hang out and take pictures for our instagram. She gave me some tasters …

Small business in Portland, Oregon: It’s a fantastic place to set up or buy a business.

Every joke you can make about Portland—from its obsession with artisanal coffee and its ludicrous weekend-brunch lines to its touchy-feely local …

4 Things We Learned at Portland Cocktail Week

America’s best bartenders gathered in Portland recently for PDX Cocktail Week for several days of seminars, parties and on-the-scene tastings.<p>Tips, …

Jet-Setter: Where to Stay, Eat, and Shop in Portland

Portlandia marathons have you itching to visit Stumptown? Model-cum-photographer Janell Shirtcliff shares her insider haunts for a jaunt to the hipster mecca<p>Photo: Janell Shirtcliff<p>After 10 years modeling for the likes of Levi's and Urban Outfitters, L.A.-based Janell Shirtcliff started looking …

Today's Free Daily Couple's Lovescope

The universe is a complicated place. Why not utilize every kind of horoscope possible to help untangle the web of mystery that surrounds us?<p>Whether …

Where to Buy Beer in Portland: The Best Bottle Shops

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>There's a reason why beer lovers call Portland, Oregon 'Beervana'. Fifty-two breweries and counting—even more if you include the entire metro area—leave citizens of this fair (ok, sometimes rainy) city happily in their …

Top 10 food trucks in Portland, Oregon

Nong's Khao Man Gai<p>If you only sell one thing, you'd better be sure it's perfect. And the queues in front of Nong Poonsukwattana's little cart (soon to be accompanied by a permanent sit-down restaurant in south-east Portland) are testament to the joys of her <i>khao man gai</i> – a Thai take on Hainan …

10 Reasons To Love Portland

• <b>People Love To Make Things Here</b>. The heart of Portland beats to an Artisanal beat. It’s true, as seen in Portlandia, the things we love to make can …

The Best Dive Bars in Portland, OR

A 1961 dictionary defined a "dive" as "a disreputable resort for drinking or entertainment." I'd add that a good dive should have a crew of scruffy regulars, a jukebox or karaoke, low lighting, strong, cheap drinks, and if you're lucky, fried food. Portland has plenty of establishments that fit …

Taste the Best Weird Summer Beer

This explosive ale will alter your view on brews.<p>Beer Me! <i>delivers quick beer recommendations with all the information you need to know—and nothing more. No geeky beer-brewing technical terminology. No bottles you have to age five years before you can enjoy them. No bull. Just beer. Read up, then</i> …

Two big meals may be better than six small ones

<i>Editor's note: This blog was originally published in June 2013 when the research was presented at the American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions in Chicago. The final study results were published Thursday in the journal Diabetologia.</i><p>You've probably heard that eating multiple small meals …

Are butter, cheese and meat that bad?

"To eat, or not to eat?" For many people these days, that really is the question.<p>For the past four decades, we've been told to stay away from red meat, dairy and cheese -- foods high in saturated fats -- because saturated fat is bad for the heart.<p>But investigative reporter Nina Teicholz says that …

Want more bang for your Starbucks? We tested 8 money-saving hacks

Even if you're a die-hard penny pincher, your daily Starbucks routine may be a habit you're just not willing to kick. Fortunately, there's no shortage of Starbucks addicts online, sharing tips for how to shave cents or even dollars off each cup. We tested eight of the hacks they brag about the …

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