Origin Story: Bend Language Institute

An international upbringing gave Christina Cappy the opportunity to learn four languages and now she’s bringing that opportunity to people in Central Oregon with the Bend Language Institute. You can find out more about the bend language institute and the classes they offer at bendlanguageinstitute.com.

Thanks to Bendbroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Friday on Central Oregon Daily.

 

Origin Story: SnoPlanks

For this week’s Origin Story, we’re hitting the slopes! Well, kind of! The co-founders of SnoPlanks in Bend say it was a powder day in Bend that started it all.

Thanks to Bendbroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Friday on Central Oregon Daily.

 

Taste This! – Wild Oregon Foods

Local comfort food … that’s the tagline of the breakfast-brunch-lunch catering restaurant, tucked away in the Bend Factory Stores shopping center on the south end of town. For this week’s culinary adventure, Donna Britt visits with Chef James, the chef and owner of Wild Oregon Foods, and gets to sample some of their comfort dishes.

A special thanks to our sponsor, Newport Avenue Market, for giving us the time and resources to bring you this delightful culinary feature each week. Life is short. Eat good food. And have fun doing it.

Origin Story: Motherhood Survival Box

For this Week’s Origin Story, Samantha O’Connor introduces us to one Redmond mom who never expected self care to be her passion. After having two kids under two and a teen in the house, she realized the importance of taking time for herself and she knew other mommas needed it to, which is why she started the Motherhood Survival Box.

Melissa plans to add a new postpartum box soon, which will focus on healing for mom and baby. You can find out more or order your own box at motherhoodsurvivalbox.com.

A special thanks to BendBroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who turn their passions into a profession, every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily at 5 p.m.

Origin Stories: Sister’s Coffee

The family-owned Sisters Coffee Company in Central Oregon opened their doors 15 years ago and is being run by the next generation. Sisters Coffee Company is located on West Hood Avenue in Sisters, but their craft coffee can be found in grocery stores all over Central Oregon.

Thanks to Bendbroadband for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Tuesday on the afternoon edition of Central Oregon Daily.

Taste This! – Food for the Sole

In this week’s Taste This culinary adventure, Donna Britt samples ‘adventure food in a bag’ and finds out why Food for the Sole meals taste so good!

Julie and Henry from Food for the Sole tell their story and share their delicious adventure foods. You can order online at foodforthesole.co.

A special thanks to Newport Avenue Market. They give us the resources to take these weekly culinary adventures. Life is short!! Eat good food! And have fun doing it!

Origin Story: The Vegetable Man

In this week’s Origin Story, Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker introduces us to the family behind The Vegetable Man, a local produce stand, dedicated to providing Central Oregon with fruits and veggies that are not only fresh, but also as local as possible.

The Vegetable Man is located in Bend and La Pine and open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. For more information, visit vegetablemanproduce.com.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a  profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Monday on Central Oregon Daily News at 5 p.m.

Origin Story: The Lemon Tree

In this week’s Origin Story, Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker introduces us to the chefs behind The Lemon Tree in Bend. After a life of adventure, Chef Betsy McDonald and Chef Jaclyn Perez are channeling that adventure with a menu that is internationally inspired, but locally sourced.

The Lemon Tree is located in Downtown Bend on Franklin and currently they’re only open for breakfast and lunch.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a  profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Monday on Central Oregon Daily News at five.

Taste This! – Dream Rolls Ice Cream

‘Tis the season for icy, cold confections! So for this week’s Taste This culinary adventure, Donna Britt catches up with a new food bus, rolling out some of the best ice cream around!

Look for Dreams Rolled Ice Cream at River’s Place on Bend’s east side every other weekend and find them on Facebook at Dreams Rolled Ice Cream

A special thanks to Newport Avenue Market. They give us the resources to take these weekly culinary adventures. Life is short!! Eat good food! And have fun doing it!