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Old 07-20-2019, 10:10 AM   #21
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We went to our neighborhood monthly happy hour/potluck last night. I brought a chopped Greek salad with fresh mint and parsley from the garden and a lemony dressing and we ate the delicious offerings of our neighbors. So much fun
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Old 07-20-2019, 10:18 AM   #22
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It's not a sub, it's a hoagie. You get a Sub in North Jersey and NY. In South Jersey, it is a hoagie. Pretty much the same, but different bread. Bread you can only get in and around Philadelphia.

I had a nice bacon and scrambled egg breakfast on the way to the airport this morning. Lunch on the plane was not so good. A chicken breast that was not as moist and tender as shoe leather, and a mediocre "Mexican" salad. Dinner was at the Ruby Tuesday's across the street from my hotel. Again, mediocre. Can't imagine why they are going out of business.

As long as I get my killer hoagie, with some help from luckytrim, I will consider it a good trip.

I don't remember what I ordered for the flight home -- I hope it is better.
When I was traveling a lot for work, I started ordering the vegetarian meal, although I'm not a vegetarian. I saw it on someone else's plate and it was so pretty and fresh-looking, I decided to get it next time. It's generally some combination of raw fruits and vegetables, a dip, bread and cheese and maybe yogurt. Nothing to overcook and dry out.
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Old 07-20-2019, 01:16 PM   #23
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We went to our neighborhood monthly happy hour/potluck last night. I brought a chopped Greek salad with fresh mint and parsley from the garden and a lemony dressing and we ate the delicious offerings of our neighbors. So much fun
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I love the look of that salad GG! Can you give me more details or post a recipe?
I sure wish I lived in your neighborhood.
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I'm planning on pulled pork on wholegrain baguette with salad on the side. Maybe a fruit salad for dessert.
Dessert wasn't fruit salad, but it did involve fruit. We had strawberry daiquiris.
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Are the rolls from Amorosa's Bakery? If so, the Aldi down in Dayville, CT, has it in stock regularly. I did buy my rolls locally, though, since my Aldi shopping list has to be long enough to justify the 16-mile-trip each way. Unless we need to go to Lowe's. Then Aldi is just across the street.
Yes, they are Amorosa's rolls. I can order them online, but the cost with shipping is ridiculous.

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Old 07-20-2019, 03:08 PM   #26
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Flat Iron steak on the bbq...

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I remember when flat iron steak was $2.50 a pound. Then the TV Chefs started talking about it, and now it is something like $8.99 a pound.

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Old 07-20-2019, 03:10 PM   #27
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When I was traveling a lot for work, I started ordering the vegetarian meal, although I'm not a vegetarian. I saw it on someone else's plate and it was so pretty and fresh-looking, I decided to get it next time. It's generally some combination of raw fruits and vegetables, a dip, bread and cheese and maybe yogurt. Nothing to overcook and dry out.
I've heard other people say that, too. I'll have to try it.

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Dessert wasn't fruit salad, but it did involve fruit. We had strawberry daiquiris.
Sounds like a good fruit salad to me.

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Yes, they are Amorosa's rolls. I can order them online, but the cost with shipping is ridiculous.

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So...how much room do you have in your luggage.
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