By Becky Striepe on December 14, 2010
When I visited Portland, Oregon this spring for the Summit of Awesome, one of the things that struck me the most was how passionate folks were about supporting local businesses. A group of self-professed “neighborhood-business huggers” are taking that passion a step further. The new Supportland card rewards folks for shopping at participating local businesses.
By Becky Striepe on July 8, 2010
Whether it’s a clock made of bicycle parts or a notebook from an old inner tube, we love us some good bike-related crafts around here! While barhopping in Portland, Oregon, I spotted this awesome shelving unit made out of old bicycle frames!