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PDX EATX II / DAY 3

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DAY 3! we finsihed our time at the air bnb and moved to the hostel. We lucked into getting the Family Room, so it was big enough for 4 people BUT THERE WERE ONLY TWO OF US. pretty swank. then we headed to Paradox, the first place I ever ate in Portland and one of my fav breakfast places.  We had a benedict style thing with veggies and delicious hollandaise on sourdough. if there’s one […]

PDX EATX II / day 2

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DAY TWO we got up early and tried to go to hungry tiger only to discover they weren’t open yet, so we went to Sweet Pea Bakery to get some coffees and treats and read a newspaper. We went halfsies on a plain croissant and a chocolate croissant. here is the fullsies end result: not the croissantiest vegan croissant I’ve ever had but really delicious. nice crust, it was sort of halfway between croissant and […]

PDX EATX II / day 1

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portland! we went, we ate. WE ATE A LOT. DAY ONE! we took the train in with our bikes, left the house at 6am and got into portland by mid afternoon. the train takes a long time but it’s way nicer than the bus, and it’s only 5 bucks to bring your bike. so the air bnb we were staying at was around the corner from the vegan mall and hungry tiger too.  first stop […]

pdx eatx day 4

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last day! LAST DAY WHY. i want to go back already. day 4 was mostly a travel day on the train, then outside of the train for mystery-reasons for 2 hours then a surprise bus from bellingham home getting us in real late (for which amtrak gave us travel vouchers for the amount we paid. next trip?). we got in one quick burrito meal before we left. we split a burrito with rice, beans, soycurls, avocado and […]

pdx eatx day 3

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day 3! the day i ate the most. we really crammed it in. first off is breakfast obviously. OBVIOUSLY. we went to Paradox. we were more reasonable than the day before. we split 2 breakfasts 2 ways. we got a basic breakfasty thing with biscuits and gravy hashbrowns, tempeh bacon and sausage. the gravy was great but the biscuits were slightly better the day before. the tempeh bacon was great. then we got a benedict […]