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PLANT THIS NOW

Things to Do In the Vegetable Garden: July

Mid-July through early August is the perfect time to sow certain greens, cole crops and root veggies for late fall, winter and early spring harvests

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 07/16/2013

RECIPES

Use Your Noodle for Cellophane Salad

Quick-cooking transparent noodles make for a cool salad on a hot summer day.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/15/2013

OUT AND ABOUT

La Vie Francaise, Portland-style

Keep it local while being inspired by Bastille Day celebrations of French style and taste.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/12/2013

ON OUR BOOKSHELF

DIY Book 'Furniture Makeovers' Transforms the Everyday

Barb Blair’s new book helps you bring old furniture from cast-off to crave-worthy.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/11/2013

OUT AND ABOUT

Time Travel Via the Old House Tour

Take the time machine back to the 1870s (and more recent history) in the Heritage Homes tour July 27.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/10/2013

DIY

A Pioneer Garden to Fill All Needs

The herbs growing at the Aurora Colony supplied doctors, cooks and mixologists alike.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/08/2013

RECIPES

Beer Bread for Beer Month

Toast up the easiest homemade bread ever as nourishment for beer festivities this July.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/05/2013

ROUNDUP

Making It In Portland

We compile a (necessarily incomplete) list of 15 favorite makers of Portland.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/04/2013

OUT AND ABOUT

Not Too Cool for School

Design education is stepping into the big leagues in Portland; see proof at PSU's Made It exhibit.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/03/2013

DESIRABLES

Tile Times

From Clayhaus to your house, handmade, homegrown tiles.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/01/2013

IN MEMORIAM

It Isn't Easy Being a Bee

The largest known bee-poisoning in Oregon results in important publicity for a simmering problem for pollinators.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 07/01/2013

PLANTWISE

Sunscreen for your Plants

How to xeriscape—or prepare your garden for the hot summer sun

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 07/01/2013

RECIPES

Vegan Potato Salads to Last All Day

One potato, two potato, three potato four...salads that won't peter out at the picnic. No need for mayo.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/28/2013

DESIRABLES

Doghouses for Design Lovers

Dig these high-style dog domiciles, from DIY to intricately constructed international design contest winners.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/27/2013

SOCIAL DATEBOOK

Deadline Extended for Light A Fire Nominations: July 9

Who do you think is raising the bar in our city? Nominate organizations and individuals for Portland Monthly’s annual nonprofit awards.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 06/27/2013

DESIRABLES

White is Right At Home

We're reminded that design in the classic, clean color goes well with anything, anytime.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/26/2013

DESIRABLES

Tabletop "Boxcar" Planters

Chic and sleek, solid walnut or ash, these planters are made for your sculptural succulent favorites.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/24/2013

DESIRABLES

Metal Planters, Made in the USA

A small Anchorage company makes stylish and economical modern planters, delivered free to your front door.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/24/2013

RECIPES

Summer Is Ice Cream Cake Season

Tips for making the celebratory treat that combines the best with the best, even if it’s not completely homemade.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/22/2013

DIY

How to Share in the Sharing Economy

Inspired by Oregon’s pioneer settlers of the 19th century, we explore how to participate in a “shared economy” in present day Portland.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/21/2013
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