Sizzle is the sound of my brain overheating from all the choices- Sizzle Pie (Portland, Gluten-Free)

I had just about one more week in Portland when I returned from my night in Seattle. I got back late on the 30th and on New Year’s Eve I met up with a friend for lunch. We were discussing different places to go eat near her work (close-in East Burnside) and we settled on Sizzle […]

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My love affair with meat, cheese, and tortillas has never been stronger!- Los Gorditos (Portland, Mexican)

Back in Portland for the holidays! I got in late at night (pretty typical flying back from the East Coast) and then the next few days I didn’t eat out really (unless you count nachos and the popcorn at Sports Pub at the MAC one night). My first real “eating out” experience was Friday night at […]

Read More My love affair with meat, cheese, and tortillas has never been stronger!- Los Gorditos (Portland, Mexican)

CLOSED: Rediscovering a restaurant from the past- Old Wives’ Tales (American, Gluten-Free, SE Portland)

Learned that Old Wives’ Tales is now closed after 34 years… The property was sold to a condo developer.  The Sunday before I left Portland I went to church and saw my sister in a performance and then my family went out to breakfast. We went to the Old Wives’ Tale near my old elementary […]

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