April, 2016

A Southern Designer Talks Oregon

A Southern Designer Talks Oregon

I recently came across the beautiful work of architect Jeff Dungan. His architectural creations are nothing short of magical.  In a recent interview, Jeff shared with me how his wondrous love for Oregon’s nature and natural materials inspired his Southern designs. A Southern Designer talks Oregon: Alabama architect Jeff Dungan finds inspiration in Portland  by Michelle Johnson […]

A Cellar Worthy of Your Wine

A Cellar Worthy of Your Wine

A Cellar Worthy of Your Wine by Vieng Oudom   |   Founder of Sommi Wine Cellars With Oregon’s lush valleys of vineyards and world-renowned Pinot Noir scene, a startup like Sommi Wine Cellars was a natural pairing. We started Sommi because we wanted to provide unique, high-end products for wine connoisseurs that just weren’t available anywhere […]

Selling Your Oregon Home? Let The Bidding Wars Begin

Selling Your Oregon Home? Let The Bidding Wars Begin

No wonder you’re thinking of selling your Oregon home – it’s a “seller’s market” right now. The housing supply has dwindled, creating more demand for fewer homes.  At the same time, buyers’ expectations are higher than ever. They’ve become accustomed to model-perfect homes. What’s the upshot? Sellers have a choice. You can win the price war […]

New Pilates Studio Strengthens Core Of NE Portland

New Pilates Studio Strengthens Core Of NE Portland

New Pilates Studio Strengthens Core Of NE Portland Interview with founder of Begin Pilates, Maria Mankin Former circus performer Maria Mankin recently opened Begin Pilates in the Irvington neighborhood of NE Portland.  The studio focuses on helping all ages and genders build and maintain optimal health and improve sports performance with a range of unique classes.  […]