Makes Me Want to Move Here

  Picture by Leah Nash for the New York Times

Portland just hit the front page of the Sunday travel section and the article really picks up on Portland's special energy. While it's not uncommon for me to feel a touch of irritation when an "outsider" comes in for the weekend and reports on our lifestyle as if we were some kind of  previously unknown island tribe, author Matt Gross gets a lot of things right. Frugal Portand: NY Times Article.