Recent Articles

The Short List: Feb 5-7

The Short List: Feb 5-7

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

This weekend’s theme: lightness, color and whimsy. A clown show, lighted winter wonder, carnival (with more clowns), tiny yellow creatures and award-winning kid films – how will you choose?   Feb 5 Clowns Without Borders Give clowns a chance to prove they’re not so terrifying (eek) and are actually quite adept and beautiful at this […]

Continue Reading

February 2016

February 2016

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

School Open House Guide, Friendship, Hello! Good Morning!, Comparing Educational Models

Continue Reading

The Short List: Jan 29-31

The Short List: Jan 29-31

| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Japanese culture, Hawaiian/Polynesian culture, cat culture… this weekend’s got it all. Or, go make paper airplanes and play with some boxes! Jan 29-31 International Cat Show We kit(ten) you not! Ha! Think of it as a training ground for future vets, eccentrics and crazy cat ladies (and gents). $8 or $6 + 2 cans of […]

Continue Reading

The Short List: Jan 22-24

The Short List: Jan 22-24

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Opens Jan 22 Between Worlds A triple treat! Echo Theater Company, The Circus Project and Tempos Contemporary Circus collaborate on a one-of-a-kind circus, dance and theater performance, including acrobatics, music and puppetry. Don’t miss this. $17-25, echotheaterpdx.org   Opens Jan 23 Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action™ Get the kiddos moving in a super fun […]

Continue Reading

Portland – The Best City to Get Active with Your Little Ones!

Portland – The Best City to Get Active with Your Little Ones!

| January 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

by Megan Caldwell National publications and polls repeatedly name Portland as one of the most active cities in the country, and one of the best places to raise children. We spend a lot of time outdoors, rain or shine; hiking, walking and riding. Families looking to stay healthy and fit can choose from endless options […]

Continue Reading

The Short List: Jan 15-18

The Short List: Jan 15-18

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Another long weekend is upon us! Feels like the kiddos just went back to school, like, last week. Hmm. Here are some great ways to keep ’em busy and honor Martin Luther King Jr this weekend.   Jan 15 $5 after 5 A young person friendly way to enjoy the Portland Art Museum, with themed […]

Continue Reading

Craft a Bright New Year

Craft a Bright New Year

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

by The Craft Factory Who doesn’t love the magic of glittering snow, freshly fallen on the ground? Now you can bring the sparkles inside without worrying about that pesky melting problem. Part science experiment and part craft, this project is all fun as you make your own dazzling decorations. SUPPLIES: Pipe Cleaners Borax Glass container […]

Continue Reading

Found Around Town: Noodles

Found Around Town: Noodles

| January 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

NORANEKO 1430 SE Water Street noranekoramen.com BOXER RAMEN 1025 SW Stark Street boxerramen.com UMAI – FOOD TRUCK SE 33rd Ave & Hawthorne Blvd umaipdx.com BOKE BOWL 1200 NW 18th Avenue & 1028 SE Water Street bokebowl.com SEN YAI NOODLES 3384 SE Division Street pokpoksenyai.com/home MIRAKUTEI 536 E Burnside mirakuteipdx.com KUIKAI RAMEN & IZAKAYA 11830 NW […]

Continue Reading