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  • Ps and Qs exterior
    Ps and Qs offers up an enticing variety for Portland's Woodlawn neighborhood
    On the corner of Portland’s NE 13th and Dekum sits a business I’m not quite sure how to describe. At the risk of selling it short, P’s &Q’s is a small market, a tiny deli, a restaurant that serves sandwiches and salads,...
  • "Indigenous Fine Art Market" 2014
    First Annual 'Indigenous Fine Art Market' Aug. 21-23, 2014 at Santa Fe, NM
    The first annual “Indigenous Fine Art Market” (IFAM) will run from Aug. 21 - 23, 2014 in the “Santa Fe Railyard” at Santa Fe, N.M. It is free to the public. President of IFAM is John Torres Nez. Director of marketing &...
  • Markets continue to tumble
    Stock markets continue a downward trend as interest rates to rise soon
    On August 5, stocks in the United States continued on a downward trend, with most major indexes down 1%. After setting record highs, the Dow Jones and the S&P 500 have lost all the gains they had made thus far in 2014. Corporate earnings have...
  • Whole Foods agrees to pay $800,000 penalty for overcharging California customers
    Whole Foods agrees to pay $800,000 penalty for overcharging California customers
    Retail giant Whole Foods Markets Inc has agreed to pay an $800,000 penalty for price gouging after a yearlong investigation by California State and local inspectors found that the stores had been overcharging customers there. Whole Foods has 74...
  • Secular Markets
    Why do secular stock market cycles matter and how can you adjust your strategy?
    Why do secular stock market cycles matter and how can you adjust your investment strategy to enhance returns?So what is a “secular market trend”? A Secular Market trend is driven by forces that could be in place for many years, causing...
  • Heart and Squares
    Treat her squarely this Mother's Day
    Draw a heart around these four square Mother’s Day treats. Regardless of which you choose, she will long remember the delight. Few places have pleased so many for so long as these historic squares.Four squares that delightFirst on the list...
  • Pike Place Market
    Seattle’s Pike Place Market – a unique experience
    Pike Place Market is an eclectic blend of artistry located in downtown Seattle. Established in 1907 as a means to connect the consumers to the farmers, the Market continues to maintain a “Meet the Producer” tradition throughout the...
  • Dr. Lori Verderame Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser
    Art & Antiques by Dr. Lori: Easy Art Terms
    By Lori VerderameThe art world can be a mysterious one. If you learn a little bit about the various media and materials used, you can take some of the mystery out of collecting art.Here are some easy art terms to aid the novice:Oil: Paint made...
  • Kris Jenner
    Kris Jenner puts Kardashian mega mansion on the market
    Kris Jenner has always been proud of her home and she has proudly been showing it off on the show, “Keeping Up with the Kardashians.” She isn’t shy to let cameras into her home and she was even willing to film an interview with...
  • LBC Seafood Market
    LBC Seafood Market
    LBC Seafood Market isn't the typical type of establishment I would write about. It's not a restaurant, but I felt it definitely deserves an article because it offers great seafood at great prices. So, in a way- it belongsin my "Cheap...
  • Dow Jones continues a recent decline
    The Dow Jones continues to tumble
    On February 3, the Dow Jones Industrial Average had its worst day this year, down 326 points at the closing bell. This continued a recent slump, after hitting a peak at the beginning of the year. Some have connected today’s sell off to...
  • Christkindl
    Denver's annual Christkindl market
    This weekend is this year's last opportunity to experience Denver’s annual German Christkidl Market. Ending December 22nd, the market is generally open daily from the end November till just before Christmas, so if you haven’t...
  • CUESA_SanFranciscoontheCheap.com
    Move over Bitcoin, there's another alternative currency around
    Move over Bitcoin! Universal money of a different sort--from a completely different kind of "market"--are in now. SF Farmers Market wooden coins are availablein $1 denominations and are good at any outdoor stand at the Ferry Plaza...
  • Christkindlemarket a Chicago Christmas Market
    The Christkindlmarket a German Christmas Market in Chicago
    Christmas is a magical time in Chicago. Michigan Ave is one of the world’s greatest shopping streets at Christmas time. There are over 1 million white lights lining the street and the stores are decorated to the hilt. Macy’s on State...
  • Thousands flock to Christmas Market in Harmony, PA
    Thousands flock to Christmas Market in Harmony, PA
    The population of Harmony, Pennsylvania quadrupled Saturday, November 9, 2013 as 4,000+ visitors descended into the Weihnachtsmartkt (Christmas Market) being held at the Harmony Museum. Visitors in the area know that they will find some of the...