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Rolling Stone

Bethany’s work with the PDX Food Swap featured by Rolling Stone: Inside Portland’s Cash Free Barter Economy. Learn more at

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Bethany’s independently produced piece on 961 Beer in Beirut, Lebanon, the first microbrewery in the Middle East. Featured by the Atlantic’s Longreads’ Travelreads: Change is Brewing in the Middle East.

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Bethany’s home base for life at home + around the world. Finalist for TBU’s Best Newcomer Travel Blog in 2012, twoOregonians features work with such clients as Lamborghini Automobili, Walks of Italy, Tourism Emilia Romagna, Tourism Cape Town, and diverse companies, nonprofits, tourism boards, and individuals around the world.


Rolling Stone: Inside Portland’s Cash Free Bartering Economy
Seattle Times/Associated Press: Now Growing Underground: Food Swapping
The Oregonian Food Day: Portland Singles Meet Kindred Spirits at Food Swaps


Women’s Work: Landscape Architect
Simple: Food Swap Love
Simple: What’s Saving My Life
Food and Faith: Goat Cheese and a Baguette

Speaking Events

PEO—Philanthropic Educational Organization: Wise Women & Wine with Women of Hope


University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts: Landscape Architecture Alumnae on Year-Long Journey


7 Gold Emilia Romagna, Italy: Aria Pulita

Published Pieces + Guest Posts

Emilia Romagna Tourism: twoOregonians Blog Ville Collection
The Art of Simple: Nine Steps to Start Your Own Food Swap
The Art Cities of Emilia Romagna: Pink Flamingoes in Italy? + Traditions of the Land
Andaluz: The Birth of Marion Frances
Meet, Plan, Go: How to Make Career Related Connections on the Road


Mama Said: Wit + Wisdom for New Mothers: Spill It
The Career Break Traveler’s Handbook: twoOregonians Profile

Features and Mentions

Travelreads: Change is Brewing in the Middle East: 961 Beer
Huffington Post: Food Swap!
NY Times: You Cooked What? I’ll Trade You Granola!
KQED Food: Food Swaps: Sharing Goodies, Stocking Pantries, One Trade at a Time
Chowhound: Rules for Effective Food-Swapping
Food Swap Network: Founders + Advisors
BootsnAll: 30 Days of Indie Travel
Legal Nomads: Bologna in a Blur
Fevered Mutterings: Umbria, Give me a Minute, Will You?
Angie Away: Bologna Italy Blogville
A Lot of Thai: Cooking School in Chiang Mai
Cooking Up a Story: In the Can
LivingIF: Great Sites
Captain & Clark: Wandering Wednesday
Rand McNally: Best of the Road 2012
Travel + Escape: Career Break Travel Tips


ASLA: American Society of Landscape Architects
The Manuscript Academy
AWP: Association of Writers & Writing Programs