Monthly Archives: December 2015

  • Elizabeth Street Inn

    Elizabeth Street Inn

    I have said it a number of times in this forum: one of the best things about living in Portland is the close proximity to the ocean. About an hour…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • New Years Travel

    New Years Travel

    That old, classic song – What are you doing New Years Eve? – is probably starting to ring in your ears right about now. Luckily, it’s a question covered in…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • New Years 2015

    New Years 2015

    New Years Eve. It’s the last day of the year, the day to reflect upon your accomplishments and the chance to look forward, set goals, and start fresh for the…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Chocolate Fest

    Chocolate Fest

    My wife is fairly easy to please. Time with me, time with the kids, time with the dogs, a bouquet, a Seahawks victory: These are the primary ingredients in her…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Venetian


    After enjoying our delicious meal at the Thai House in beautiful and historic downtown Hillsboro, the wife and I were not quite ready to head home. “Let’s keep this night…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Where is Santa?

    Where is Santa?

    Where or where in Portland, Oregon is Jolly Saint Nick? I am glad you asked! If encountering the bearded man in the red suit is on your (or your little…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Sport Clips

    Sport Clips

    I hate getting my hair cut. It’s not that I don’t want to look nice or that I don’t see the value, it’s simply that I don’t enjoy the process.…

    Written by Rick Sadle