Shop and/or Eat ‘Til You Drop

After I finished the run on Saturday morning, I met up with Ann Marie for lunch and shopping.  This is becoming something of a routine for us.

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Ann Marie had heard good things about Morso in Portland’s Pearl District so we met up there.

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It’s a cute little place with the motto “simple food reimagined”.  I like simple food so I was excited to try this place out.  I also like to make Ann Marie take 100 pictures of me so I had that to look forward to as well.  She refuses to get too close to me, though, and likes to take pictures from far away.

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I prefer close-ups!

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I ordered a latte and a caprese sandwich.

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Ann Marie ordered a tuna sandwich and both sandwiches were amazing!  Absolutely amazing.

After eating we headed out to shop.  We stopped at a bakery and got snickerdoodle cookies on the way to Nordstrom.

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I really love walking around Portland and I can’t wait to move back here…even though that’s not going to happen for at least a few years.

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We walked around for hours.  I think we met up at around 12:30 pm and I didn’t head home until about 5:30 pm.  We mostly ate, walked and talked with a little shopping thrown in there.  My big purchases were a pair of sunglasses ($12) and a pair of Sperry’s Top-Siders for G…I might have to do a post about those bad boys.  Not surprisingly, G loves them.

At then end of the day, as we walked back to our cars, we decided to stop for one more treat!

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We stopped by SkinnyDip for frozen yogurt.  We both got vanilla with mochi balls on top.  I’d never had mochi and now it’s a favorite!

This is why I love hanging out with Ann Marie.  I know we will always have good food, laugh a ton and walk our balls off.

As she said, it was a “perfect Saturday”.

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2 Responses to Shop and/or Eat ‘Til You Drop

  1. Portland looks like a fun city! Love mochi in my fro yo 🙂

  2. SkinnyRunner says:

    i wanna go to skinnydip!

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