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Hi friends! How are ya?

Philly is GORGEOUS <3

park

We made it in late last night (after our mild travel snafu), grabbed a cab and headed to the hotel.

The room is super clean and lovely.

room

powder room

+ they have a Keurig! I’ve been wanting to get one, so it will be fun to play around this weekend and see if it’s a worthy investment.

kurig

[$5.50 for a bottle of Fiji, however, is not]

Of course, we ordered midnight room service. In between flights, we didn’t get to grab dinner so we were starvin’.

salad

Giant Caesar salad beast for her, bacon cheeseburger for him 🙂

MY OTHER RECIPES


This morning, the Pilot slept in and I went over to the HLS events. I love going to blog conferences and summits when I can- it’s always fun to see old blog friends again and meet new ones 🙂

hls

After an awesome session on How to Write a Better Recipe, I came back to the hotel to get the Pilot so we could go explore the Reading Terminal Market with Gabriela.

gabriella

It was AMAZING- so many unique vendors and stands

market

with a variety of ethnic foods, baked goodies, spices, chocolates, meats, cheese, coffees, flowers, produce…

chese

bread

goodies

+ pretzels!!! These are the REAL DEAL.

 pretzel

The Pilot and I watched a “How it’s made” show about pretzels a couple of weeks ago that was randomly on. Did you know 80% of the nations pretzels come from Pennsylvania? Aaaaand a fast pretzel-twister can twist 40-something pretzels per minute. Mad skillz right there.

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I’m having a blasty so far 🙂 Heading back to the afternoon events right now, but I’ll see ya later this afternoon with farmer’s market pics <3

Hope you’re enjoying your Saturday!

xoxo

Gina

Something to talk about: Have you ever been to Philly?? Any must-sees or must-dos over the next couple of days?

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59 Comments

  1. Katie G. on August 23, 2011 at 7:34 pm

    Yum Pretzels! The Keurig is DEFINITELY worth it!! I love mine and use it every morning!!

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