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#CatTravels: Last six hours in Portland

By On November 13, 2012

Lee Anne Wong made me do it. The “Top Chef” competitor from Season 1 — and my gal pal — coerced me into going to Pine State Biscuits, a small biscuit shop… Read More


#CatTravels: Welcome to Portlandia!

By On November 8, 2012

Portland. It’s a city that prides itself on being weird. And it’s weird. Coffee shops are staffed with overqualified academics. Pedestrians don’t feel compelled to follow traffic signals. Bacon is a food… Read More


#CatTravels: Don’t worry, I’m alive

By On November 7, 2012

I’m alive — I just don’t have Internet. As unbelievable as that sounds, my friend in Portland, with whom I’m staying, also doesn’t have Internet service. And she’s a reporter! In her… Read More


#CatTravels: Pacific Northwest, here I come!

By On November 1, 2012

I couldn’t write this blog until now. For months, I had been planning a trip to Seattle and Portland, partly to do some writing and see friends. But mainly because my husband,… Read More