Wonderful Ingredients


  • Penzeys:  Large selection of fresh spices sold in jars or in bags.
  • Dolan Creek Farm:  My main source for vegetables, eggs, and beef in Boring, Oregon.
If you visit Portland, Oregon


  • Powell’s Books: Shop new, used, rare, and out-of-print books.  Stay for hours. 
  • Made Here PDX: High-quality goods made in Portland, Oregon.  
  • Pine Street Market: A taste of Portland’s finest foods in one building.
  • Nic and Figs:  A sewing, cooking, baking, crafting studio.  Come say hello, I am a baking instructor here!
  • Bollywood Theater: My favorite Portland lunch spot.
  • 3 Doors Down: My favorite, time-tested Portland restaurant for a beautiful dinner and warm, friendly service.  Get the vodka sour.