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Friday Favorites

Events, Local, Misc, ToysMegan PeronaComment

We're introducing a new feature on the blog:  Friday Favorites.  Each Friday you'll get a peek into what we're loving this week, and not just in the store but in the neighborhood, in town, on Pinterest - whatever seems to be floating our boats. This week our favorites are:

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Seriously, purple corduroy horse - what's not to love?!  He's so soft and has a belly perfect for cuddling!

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Walking into Tea Chai Te is like breathing in relaxation.  Their shop is a pocket of comfort and cozy, even on the dreariest of days.  With over 120 different types of tea you're sure to find something you'll love!

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We saw these adorable cupcakes on Pinterest!  Click here for the link!

And, here's a few things going on around town:

Baby Loves Disco Bring the whole family to rock out to real DJs spinning G-rated dance tunes!  Games, Dance Contests, Kid-Friendly Spa Activities, Crafts, Goodie Bags and more are included with admission!  Crystal Ballroom, Saturday, June 9th from 12pm to 2:30pm.  Tickets are $15 for every person that is walking.  Event details here.  More about Baby Loves Disco here.

Portland Rose Festival Dragon Boat Race  Watch over 80 teams compete in this annual Rose Festival event!  Heats of four teams compete every nine minutes. The races are held on the Willamette River (near the Hawthorne Bridge), in boats graciously provided through the Portland-Kaohsiung Sister City Association.  Saturday, June 9th  and Sunday, June 10th 8am - 4pm.  Free!  Event details here.

Leach Botanical Gardens Guided Tour Join a volunteer guide for a tour of the grounds, buildings and over 2,000 species of plants that the Leachs left to the city.  Tours happen every Saturday, so if you can't make it this week - no problem.  Saturday, June 9 at 11am. Meet at Leach Botanical Garden Manor House. Free!  Details here. 

Have an amazingly fantastic weekend!

-Child's Play