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46 Quick & Tasty Slow Cooker Recipes

We’ve rounded up over a month’s worth of slow cooker recipes from our favorite food bloggers around the web.

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5 Spring Break Destinations Near Portland

Sun seekers will want to check out this list of destinations for spring break within a few hours’ drive from Portland.

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Where to Score Birthday Freebies for Your Sweeties

Pizza, bowling and photo opps with a giant squirrel are all free for birthday boys and girls on their special day.

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Make a Splash at These 9 Indoor Pools

With heated, indoor pools in every corner of the city, getting your aquatic fix in winter is easy. Here are 9 pools open year-round.

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No Reservations: Weekend Drop-In Activities

No advance planning needed! Just drop in to one of these yoga, art or open gym classes for a spontaneously epic weekend.

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6 Martial Arts Schools for Your Little Ninjas

Flying feet and fists help teach kids focus and how to deal with bullies. Here are self-defense classes your kids will love.

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Classic Science Experiments You Can do at Home

Armed with these classic at-home science experiments, your kiddo will be well on her way to becoming a real mad scientist.

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8 Portland Mompreneurs We Love

Ever thought of starting your own business? These 8 Portland moms have done it! Read on to be inspired.

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Take Five: Portland’s Top Movie Theaters for Kids

Whether you’re after family matinees on the cheap or in-house babysitting, here are the Portland’s theaters that cater to families.

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Drop & Go: Flexible Childcare for Busy Parents

Flexible, affordable and hassle-free, these 7 local spots will offer you that much needed “me” time.

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Discover a Hidden Gem: Archers Afield

If your little Katniss is all aquiver about archery, Archers Afield is a great place to learn.

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Open Up and Say “Ohm” at these 8 Yoga Studios for Kids

Have a little yogi in your life who could use some time finding his or her zen? Check out these kid-centric Portland yoga classes to calm kids of all ages.

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6 Farmers Markets to Visit This Winter

Portland hosts some great winter markets where you can find vegetables like kale, chard, sweet potatoes, carrots, and onions, along with local jams and sundries, and a good dose of Portlandia to boot.

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Let Them Eat Cake at These GF Bakeries

Wondering where to enjoy gluten-free goodies in Portland with kids? Here’s a list of our favorite GF bakeries in Portland.

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All Work & Play: 6 Play Spaces for Kids & Working Parents

Get some work done while the kids play at these local WiFi hot spots.

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