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29 Years Worth Celebrating

My mother and father are your classic sentimental parents. Every year on my birthday they tell the same stories, without fail. My dad will show me old pictures (you know, ones I hate but he treasures) & laugh as he tells stories about the silly pranks he used to pull on me. My mom will wax poetic about the floral wallpaper that lined every inch...

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Happy Halloween from Gomez & Morticia

Author: Cory I've been so damn excited for Halloween this year especially since we decided that we were going to go as Morticia & Gomez Addams. The Addams Family movies came out when Jade and I were both in grade school, right around that impressionable age where seeing them would really make a difference in how we see Halloween as adults. I freakin' loved them. I watched...

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Modern Romance

A few mornings ago, Jade wanted to take a trip to Powells to pick up Aziz Ansari's new book, "Modern Romance." Just a few pages in, we couldn't help but start reminiscing about our own romance. Jade and I have been together for 8 years now. In some ways it seems like we just met and in other ways I can't quite remember what life was...

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In the Midst of a Heatwave

Author: Cory We haven't meant for it to be so quiet around here. Between work and trying to survive this awful heatwave, we just haven't had much time to sit down and edit. But we are back on the horse! We pulled out our favorite Polaroid 100 Land Camera and have been bringing it everywhere with us. We had stopped shooting for awhile since the film we love...

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The Art of Style

Author: Jade Hello and happy Saturday friends! We rarely post on the weekends, but I couldn't resist popping in to tell you that the interview I did for The Style Line is now live! I share a few favorite outfits, fashion in the Portland community and how my work as an artist has helped evolve my personal style. Head on over to The Style Line for the full interview,...

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Trottermag’s Portland Guide

Author: Jade I'm delighted to tell you that Trottermag's Portland Guide is now live. It was an honor to contribute and be able to collaborate with so many local businesses that we love and with our friends, founders Eva and Stefan. So if you are planning a trip to Portland or are a local looking for something new, you must go see it. ...

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Ready for the Weekend

So, I'm not sure if you know this, but I've had braces on my teeth since January 2013. My parents both have deep fears of the doctor and the dentist so they didn't take my brother and I as often as they probably should have. I've had to have my tonsils removed, my wisdom teeth removed and my braces put on, all in my adult...

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Something Sweet

Here's hoping you get to share a little something sweet with someone you love today. Cory and I are pretty spoiled living right down the street from one of the best bakeries in town (you remember those morning buns). We still can't help but daydream about the lovely treats we are going to discovery on our trip. Happy Sunday everyone...

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Duchess Clothier

I've always wanted to look really sharp wherever I go. Even though I haven't always accomplished that dream in my past, it is something I still strive for. When I was young and penniless, I would where my grandfather's suit jackets or suit jackets I'd find at Goodwill to pair with my ripped jeans, logo'd t-shirt and black and white chucks. I thought I was...

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