weekend wrap up: thanksgiving!

November 29, 2009 in BF,food,holidays,Syracuse

I am in a word: Sad. Our long Thanksgiving weekend was great, but it always ends too soon. He left about an hour ago to drive back to Ohio and now I’m sitting here watching Mr. & Mrs. Smith, budgeting and doing bills, and stalking some Cyber Monday deals.

Anyways, our first Thanksgiving alone was fantastic! The twice-baked potatoes, well, turned into mashed potatoes. And I accidentally put out the fire in the smoker (that was supposed to smoke the turkey)… oops! So we didn’t eat until around 8:45 PM, but it was delicious! And now I have wayyyy too many leftovers!

{our feast}

We did a lot of sleeping this weekend. Which is perfect. I did drag BF to the mall on Friday afternoon because I was sure I could get a super cheat Kitchen Aid hand mixer, but of course, they were out. So we walked around the mall watching the crazies while eating some gelato! Friday night we went to a Syracuse Crunch hockey game. It was a LOT of fun (except for the creepy guy sitting next to me who sneezed on my face… no big deal. Umm, wait… YES this IS a big deal!).

Saturday we woke up and went to the farmers market. Love the farmers market! What did I leave with? Five-year aged cheddar. Why? Because it seemed like a good idea at the time.
We also went to our fave Chinese restaurant, China Road, last night for dinner. It was delish, as usual, and left me with a belly ache, as usual.
Today I was bumming. Big time. Nothing like saying goodbye every two weeks. It pretty much sucks. So now I will just look forward to the next few days we will spend together and PRAY that a job situation opens up in Syracuse.

{ 13 comments… read them below or add one }

Brown Girl November 30, 2009 at 3:11 am

We'll I'm glad you had Thanksgiving together, your feast looked wonderful. Nothing like a little people watching at the mall for quality time together! 😉


Ashley November 30, 2009 at 3:47 am

Sounded like a WONDERFUL Thanksgiving!! 😉


~M~ November 30, 2009 at 4:16 am

Looks like a great Turkey Day!


Gwen November 30, 2009 at 5:02 am

I'm glad you got to spend a wonderful Thanksgiving with BF!! I'm glad I'm not the only one that braved shopping on Friday. LOL!!! Hope you have a fabulous week!!! XOXO


Molly November 30, 2009 at 5:07 am

Looks yummy! I just got rid of the leftovers today. Can't take one more meal of them!


Lil' Woman November 30, 2009 at 10:22 am

Look delish! Glad you and BF had a great Thanksgiving together! 🙂


Analiese November 30, 2009 at 11:24 am

Glad to hear you guys had fun. Your food looks delish! I'm sorry you had to say goodbye once again though. Hang in there!


Annie November 30, 2009 at 5:06 pm

the food looks so yummy!! glad you got to enjoy a long weekend together sounds like it was fun and busy but at least you got to catch up on some sleep 😉


{JANE} November 30, 2009 at 6:00 pm

Sounds like your Thanksgiving weekend was amazing! But too short indeed! Christmas is just around the corner though!!


Megan November 30, 2009 at 9:36 pm

Your Thanksgiving feast looks so good! In fact, I think it has inspired me to make a twice baked potato for dinner this evening!


alexa - cleveland's a plum December 1, 2009 at 1:43 am

i feel like i knew how wonderful your weekend was as every tweet you made this weekend i could just read your excitement.



Valerie {Next to Heaven} December 1, 2009 at 2:20 am

I'm glad you had such a good Thanksgiving!!!!


Melly Mel December 1, 2009 at 5:39 am

Good Luck with your job situation! That would be awesome! Your thanksgiving sounds awesome!


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