• LIFE + LOCAL,  Will Run for Pasta

    Monday Love

    So… I had a Monday Love post for last week, but something happened with LiveWriter and I lost it and was too sad to rewrite it.  There is a small chance it could have been operator error, but I just…

  • OREGON,  Will Run for Pasta

    Fogo de Chao {Portland, OR}

    There’s a new kid on the block in Portland! The Brazilian steakhouse (churrascaria) restaurant, Fogo de Chão, opened a location on 6th Avenue a couple of weeks ago and I was invited to their grand opening dinner to get the…

  • LIFE + LOCAL,  Will Run for Pasta

    Monday Love

    Oxymoron?  Maybe. Mondays tend to be a little rough, getting back into the 9-5 grind after two blissful days away, so I’m trying to choosefindcreate some joy on Mondays by reminding myself of all the good stuff I came across…

  • LIFE + LOCAL,  Will Run for Pasta

    Choose Joy. Ugh.

    Choose joy. I have a love/hate relationship with this sentiment.  Am I the only one? I get the general idea and I think it’s a good reminder, but having dealt with depression issues I know that it’s not always as…