Category Archives: Food

Bring the rain

The weather this morning was perfect. Meaghan and I took Rowen to the Beaverton Farmer’s market as is our norm on a Saturday. While the winds made it at times difficult for vendors to hold down their stalls, it meant … Continue reading

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July 4th 2012

This year the July 4th holiday fell in the middle of the week. Despite the odd timing, it didn’t stop us from partying with our friends up on the hill. In time honored tradition we ate great food, played dirty … Continue reading

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Paleo Diet – Phase Two

For the past three and a half months I’ve been following the Paleo diet or at least, as the author describes it, under a modified version of the Paleo diet suitable for beginners to get used to the practices. Having established a level of comfort with the new habits and choices of the diet, I feel ready to ramp up to the next phase. Continue reading

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One Month on the Paleo Diet

I’ve been on the paleo diet for a little over a month now. Despite my initial fears about not being able to find anything on the menu at restaurants, I’ve been pleasantly surprised at just how easy it is to modify … Continue reading

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Le Bouchon

French cuisine, great company, and cause for celebration. When crafting an evening, those are fine ingredients to work with. Add in some fine wine, and a few hours with friends and before you know it something special is happening.   … Continue reading

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Fondue Friday Fun

Matt and Holly invited us to their house to join them for Fondue. Along with our mutual friends Sam and Judy we enjoyed fondues of cheese, broth, and finally chocolate. Yum!

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First Day in Seattle

Last night was pretty crazy. We met up with Mark and his friend Justin at the Ipanema Grill. It was great to get a chance to catch up and share old stories, as well as to introduce Mark to Meaghan. … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Meaghan and I enjoyed a simple St. Patrick’s day this year. We opted to stay at home, fire up the grill, and cook up some fresh steaks. Pair one jacket potato and a couple of pints of beer for success.

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Yarrr…there be bowling and brewfest!

Meaghan and I shared a weekend of pirates, bowling, brewfest, football, and fun. We’ve been pretty busy since the wedding and decided to just shut ourselves away for a couple of days to recharge.  The World of Warcraft was celebrating … Continue reading

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Bachelor Party

It all began with a short email from Brian, my best man. His message simply stated that he would be picking me up around 2:30pm and that I should wear clothes appropriate for mild activity, to err on the side … Continue reading

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