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Oregon Berry Festival – July 20 & 21, 2012

July 20, 2012 | By andrea | Comments Off on Oregon Berry Festival – July 20 & 21, 2012 | Filed in: Fresh Produce, In Season, Life in Oregon, Local Goodness, Morsels & Musings, Summer.

Today, a friend and I trekked downtown to the Pearl for an outing with the kids and happened upon the Oregon Berry Festival on the corner of NW 10th and Johnson in the Ecotrust parking lot. This family-friendly event features a potpourri of vendors selling berries and berry-related products like ice cream, pies and other baked goods, • Read More »

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A summer Oregon morning of marionberries and llamas

August 17, 2011 | By andrea | 1 Comment | Filed in: Life in Oregon, Morsels & Musings.

Last week, we were invited over to a friend’s property to pick marionberries. Of course, I jumped at the opportunity. My mind was immediately flooded with all the marionberry possibilities: pies, jams, cobblers, oh yeah! My friend and I picked berries while the kids played. I’m not talking about ordinary berries here…these marionberries were ginormous! • Read More »

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