Portland Monthly Magazine feature

I wrote a pretty comprehensive guide to eating sustainably across Oregon last year for Portland Monthly Magazine. I was pretty excited, I must say. It's still relevant! I just recently finished up a roadtrip across the Western half of the US, and it would've been really helpful to have such a guide along for the…

The Last of Yellowstone: Snow, Canyon, Mud, Bears!

We have now left Yellowstone. The consensus (can there be a consensus between two people?) is that we shall have to return again someday. Off season was a neat time to come, because there were not very many people here, but it might be nice to come in better weather, to see the thermals in…

Glacier to Yellowstone: Mammoth, Norris, Old Faithful

So Jim and I are here in Yellowstone! Yesterday we left Glacier National Park, early in the morning. I discovered that I somehow had left my boots in Portland, and the only shoes I had otherwise were TOMS, which are *great* hiking shoes (not). So after we got some coffee and GNP postcards, we went…