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Further, a foodie seeks new food experiences as a hobby rather than simply eating out for convenience or hunger. While gourmet and epicure can be used as synonyms they have fallen out of favor and bring to mind a stodgy or snobbish attitude. "
I am clearly the second one here. I wouldn't call my interest in food refined or classy but I find trying new foods and discovering new places really fun! Usually, if I am eating out, it is something fun or a special occasion, not necessarily just to eat. I don't eat out very often so I like to make it worth it when I do.
Now that Portland has officially entered the fall season (well, I guess it is actually fall now), plan to see some more cooking and baking on here in addition to foodie-obsessed picture taking.