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Old 05-29-2006, 08:37 PM   #1
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I couldn't bring myself to post these pics in the thread on the main board (where I posted other pics from the weekend). I just had to save them to post here!

While in the Boston area at the Heavenly Bodies Memorial Day Weekend event, Nancy and I decided to take a little detour and head up to Cape Ann - more specifically Rockport and Gloucester. I love Cape Ann! I used to vacation there all the the time, but it's been 9 years since I was there last.

OK, I know this is not a food related pic, but I am setting the mood, okay?

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Rockport, Massachusetts (that red building is the famous "Motif #1")
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Old 05-29-2006, 08:38 PM   #2
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Old 05-29-2006, 08:42 PM   #3
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After walking around Bearskin Neck in Rockport, we went off in search of lunch. We ended up at Captain Carlo's Seafood Restaurant in Gloucester. Nancy was a good sport because she HATES fish. She got fried chicken

I, on the other hand, got a "clam bake" which started with amazing New England Clam Chowder (oops, no photo). Then a bowl of real steamers (steamed clams - the Ipswich variety). HEAVENLY!

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mmMMMmm clams!
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Old 05-29-2006, 08:45 PM   #4
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Unfortunately, they forgot to give me a bowl of clam broth so I could wash the sand off the clams. So while I waited for it, I began opening the clams and setting them on the rim of the bowl. (This is friggin' killing me! I want to go back and get MORE!)
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Old 05-29-2006, 08:48 PM   #5
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Next, you guessed it...


Sigh...anyone who knows me, knows lobsters are my weakness. This guy did not disappoint. He was big, tender and sweet. They gave me mediocre cole slaw and a baked potato, too. But who cares! I just dunked my sweet lobster in butter again and again...and nothing else mattered. Not even world peace (for at least 10 minutes).
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Old 05-29-2006, 08:50 PM   #6
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We got back to the hotel at 5 PM, just in time to meet everyone for...yup! Dinner! OK, so I wasn't all that hungry. But that didn't stop me from taking pics.

I thought this was so cute!

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Deidra and AnnMarie with their bibs!
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Old 05-29-2006, 08:51 PM   #7
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Old 05-29-2006, 08:52 PM   #8
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Everyone around me got pasta with a cream sauce! Fat people know how to live!

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UncannyBruceman brought 4 dozen donuts into the room where we were doing karaoke. We all went nuts! They really hit the spot. THANKS, Bruce!



Of course I went for my fave...Boston Cream (What else! Even when I'm not in Boston.)
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Wow! I'm sooooo jealous that you went to Cape Ann!!!!!
I absolutely love Rockport! Sadly, the last time I went my favorite chowder house on Bearskin Neck was no longer... but times change!

It's such a quaint town... adore it!


I'm sorry I didn't make it this weekend, but I'll be coming up for NAAFA in August.

It looks like everyone had a blast! Great Pics!
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Great pics, as always, Randi!!

I so wish we lived closer to New England..that looked like a blast, and I do love some seafood. Yum.
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We got back to the hotel at 5 PM, just in time to meet everyone for...yup! Dinner! OK, so I wasn't all that hungry. But that didn't stop me from taking pics.

I thought this was so cute!

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Deidra and AnnMarie with their bibs!
This is my favorite photo, because they're so obviously too cool bib-hating chicks. They look like a couple of high school girls with their feathers well-ruffled.
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This is my favorite photo, because they're so obviously too cool bib-hating chicks. They look like a couple of high school girls with their feathers well-ruffled.

You're basically correct, but when it comes to saving a new white shirt while eating soup and a red sauce entree, I'm not too proud. I said those exact words when I put the bib in... LOL, and apologized to all of my dining companions.

I cleary value my clothing more than my pride.
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