Meat Me in Portland: Ox, Laurelhurst Market, and Olympic Provisions

Portland, Oregon might be just a few miles from the Pacific coast and even closer to some of the most fish abundant rivers around, along with being half way across the country from the meat and potatoes heartland. Yet, as is the case for numerous other exciting, major food and drink abundant cities ranging farContinue reading “Meat Me in Portland: Ox, Laurelhurst Market, and Olympic Provisions”

Plat du Jour: Friday January 25, 2013: Alfred Hitchcock’s “Scary” Appetite

For some weekend wisdom, here is a fascinating look at the scary appetite of the famed film director, Alfred Hitchcock. His diet almost was as frightening as “The Birds” and “Psycho.” Almost. For anyone who has seen the recent film “Hitchcock,” with Anthony Hopkins portraying the legendary director, you certainly think several times about howContinue reading “Plat du Jour: Friday January 25, 2013: Alfred Hitchcock’s “Scary” Appetite”