Author Archive | Kendra

Unique Portland Playgrounds

Particularly Portland Playgrounds

Your family probably has a favorite neighborhood park that’s within walking distance of your home, but Portland also has hundreds of unique places to play.  Here are several local playgrounds that that may be worth a few extra travel miles and a picnic lunch or dinner! Harper’s Playground (N Dekum and N Delaware) Located in […]

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No-Car Year

Our Year Without a Car

I got my first car, a 1984 Mercury Topaz, on my 16th birthday.  I plastered the rear end of that car in bumper stickers that showcased my most deeply-held adolescent beliefs.  I also hung a rainbow sun catcher from the rear-view mirror and filled the ash tray with a Hawaiian Breeze-scented deodorizer.  I loved that car, […]

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