I know I'm a little late with the rest of the Vegas trip, but I'm still fighting a cold and have been super busy since I've been home, so here we go...
Shelly and I showed Marit around Vegas on Friday. Not only was it Marit's first Baker to Vegas (B2V) experience, it was her first trip to Vegas, ever.
I think that deserves a toast.
Marit toasted with water as she abstains from imbibing alcohol. She would have been the perfect designated driver, but we found the joys of an all day monorail pass and got around town in comfort and ease.
Keep reading, you have to see our lunch, it was f.a.b.u.l.o.u.s
Last weekend I ran up to Laguna Niguel to visit with Squeaks for the weekend. She told me about a couple of craft fairs in the area and thought we should hit them up to hopefully find some Christmas gifts.
Aaaand...that Bill was having some Maryland Blue Crabs flown in Sat. for our dinner that night. Oh, happy, happy, happy, yummy, yummy, yummy.
As usual I ate like a king while I was up there.
We did our usual shopping and running around, dang, that makes one hungry. Knowing we were in for a crab-fest for dinner, but needing to stave off our hunger, we stopped by the Surf and Sand for a little snack and drinks.
We ordered from the appetizer menu and it was the perfect amount to hold us over.
I had the fried calamari that was served with a creamy dipping sauce and red cherry pepper rings,
At work most of us don't have a lot of time to visit with each other, so during the little snippets of time we do have with each other, we talk fast, share information fast, but can't get into the "juicy" details that we girls like to do.
That's why being able to meet with a co-worker after work, to visit over some wonderful food and drink is a such a treat for me.
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