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3 Drinks to Make the Holiday Season More Merry

Well, it’s officially December. And, perhaps it’s just me, but there’s something about listening to holiday music, trimming the tree, and opening Christmas cards that makes me want to get into the holiday spirit with a holiday spirit. This time of year, there’s nothing better than a festive beverage to set the mood. So whether you need a tipple to get you through a Friday-night online […]

Sand castles 101, camping in wine country, and more great travel finds for your weekend

Where to go this weekend: Portland’s Division/Clinton hood

Chockablock with game-changing restaurants, cafes, and boutiques, this eastside Portland district is still the city’s best place to grab a bite and browse. It’s especially fine in summer, when sunny, 70-degree days mean you can ditch your car and comfortably explore on foot.

Last-minute Fourth of July party ideas

Fun ways to feature red, white, and blue this holiday weekend: