Kristin Belz

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Jun 11, 2012
Clearly, the tiny United Kingdom is having a resurgence. Last year’s attention-getting royal wedding of that cute couple (Kate and what’s-his-name) was just a warm up. This year, Queen Liz...
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Jun 11, 2012
Luxurious basics: that’s not an oxymoron, just a concise description of the sorts of tried and true traditional, old world exotic items for the home that you’ll find at Indigo Traders. The...
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Jun 10, 2012
At home, we love holidays. Really. Not just because they’re an excuse for parties, decorations or special sweet treats – though we don’t mind these. But, really, because at their essence holidays...
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Jun 5, 2012
Crooner Kenny Rogers knew: "you gotta know when to hold ’em, know when to fold ’em." He wasn’t talking about making cakes from scratch, but he could’ve been. Most cakes made from a box mix...
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Jun 4, 2012
Digital photos are fantastically easy and immediate, but sometimes they don’t tell the whole story. Sometimes a visual record is more complete – more expressive and revealing – when told by an...
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Jun 3, 2012
If you’re searching for the zeitgeist of Portland (beyond the satire provided on cable by Portlandia), you might want to drop by a nondescript warehouse huddled under the I-5 freeway spaghetti...
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Jun 2, 2012
Most of us are all too familiar with the throwaway culture our country is famous for – and the landfills that have resulted. Many of us are also familiar with the attempt to move beyond that...
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May 29, 2012
It’s rare to hear someone remark, "it’s time for turnips." But if ever they do say such a thing, now will be the time. And once more of us taste the tiny turnips showing off at the local farmers...
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May 28, 2012
A few weeks ago we discovered (via the internet) a fascinating film about city planning made in 1965 by the American Institute of Architects. The 23-minute short, called “No Time for Ugliness,”...
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May 28, 2012
  I don’t need to quote Robert Frost. We all know that fences play a useful role in our society, especially in urban areas. But how to fence: that, my dear, is the question. To stain or not. Wood...
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