First times

April 29, 2018 Sunday

10:52 AM Sassy
Brunch at The Brothers Restaurant in Brookline – our first time there 
Mango smoothie and free banana muffins
My lamb and eggs with a side of bacon and home fries 
Corned beef hash and eggs
Challah french toast with fruit and whipped cream
Crab cake Benedict

10:55 AM Sassy
Artisan Donuts!  We went across the street to Union Square Donuts to get so sweet take-out for later! 

10:59 AM Sassy
Flowers in the rain

 Tulip tree
 Daffodil
11:11 AM Sassy
Good morning kid!
12:03 PM Phil
Good morning! 
Brunch looked good!
12:04 PM Sassy
It was!  Never had lamb for breakfast.
12:09 PM Phil
Lamb is good anytime
12:10 PM Sassy
So true.

6:55 PM Sassy
Tried a new sushi place in Melrose – Ocean Sushi, recently reviewed by Boston Hidden Restaurants

Shrimp shumai
Soft-shell crab tempura
Tempura appetizer including shrimp, yam, broccoli and chicken
Colorful interior
Our sushi
My sushi – tamago (egg) and Unagi (eel) nigiri

Beauty in the rain

April 26, 2018 Thursday

9:01 AM Sassy
Good morning Philip!  Hugs!
10:22 AM Phil
Good morning!  Happy NFL Draft day!
10:26 AM Sassy
Thanks!  That wasn’t on my calendar.
10:39 AM Phil
What?????!!!!!!!!!

10:48 AM Sassy
Beauty in the rain this morning

11:14 AM Sassy
Hee hee
10:02 PM Phil
Good night at the draft for the my team I think.
10:13 PM Phil
Night sweet girl


Lucious Cafe Luna

October 15, 2017 Sunday

10:43 AM Sassy
Family Brunch at Cafe Luna in Cambridge

My lobster avocado omelette
eggs Benedict with crab cakes
Side of perfect bacon
sausage and fruit with nutella
eggs Benedict with corned beef hash

6:16 PM Sassy
Fall flora

8:42 PM Sassy
Olive Garden for supper! Sausage! 
 Ravioli di Portabello – Filled with portobello mushrooms, 
topped with a creamy smoked cheese and sun-dried tomato sauce. 
Spaghetti with meat sauce and two sweet sausages!

Essex treats

August 27, 2017 Sunday

6:31 PM Sassy
Superb supper at CK Pearl in Essex

Oysters, Hunter’s board details 
The Essex River
Ceviche – scallop, salmon, halibut, peaches, jalapeno, tomato, 
lime and mint with tortilla chips
Oysters and shrimp cocktail
Specials – we had the ceviche
Boats coming in
Hubby’s steak tips and fries
Clam chowder with a fried clam on top
Hunters board – fresh bread, pork head cheese, foie mousse,
 chicken & foie pate, beef tongue with marmalade,
pickled veggies, mustards


6:45 PM Phil

6:46 PM Sassy

[photo of a red tiny Fiat car]
[photo of the doggie hood ornament]
Hood ornament on a little red Fiat…
6:54 PM Phil
Ha! Love it!

7:31 PM Sassy
Treats at Down River Ice Cream in Essex

Salty C ice cream cone – salted caramel ice cream
 with chocolate-covered pretzels

Cafe Luna lobster

August 26, 2017 Saturday

7:15 AM Sassy
Good morning kid!
9:44 AM Phil
Good morning!

10:46 AM Sassy
Spectacular brunch at Cafe Luna in Cambridge! So tasty!

pancakes with fresh fruit and a side of sausage 
My lobster eggs Benedict
My elegantly displayed side of bacon
chocolate french toast with raspberries and a side of sausage
crab cake eggs Benedict
My bloody Mary without booze

10:52 AM Sassy
Summer flowers

Got the sausage

August 12, 2017 Saturday
8:12AM Sassy
Good morning kid?
So sorry I nodded off last night.
9:51AM Phil
Good morning! 
Sorry for being tired?!  : )  silly girl. 

Workout finished, grey drizzly morning
9:53 AM Sassy
Beautiful here.  
I’m eating breakfast at Karl’s Sausage Kitchen!
9:53 AM Phil
Yummy!
9:57 AM Sassy
It’s so tough to choose between schnitzel and sausage…
10:17 AM Phil
Go with the schnitzel
10:23 AM Sassy
Awww…you know I got the sausage.
10:24 AM Phil
Couldn’t go wrong
German sausage spits
Just bought some uncured Brats for dinner
10:52 AM Sassy
[photo of a product from the store with his name on it]
11:15 AM Phil
HA!

11:22 AM Sassy
German breakfast photos at Karl’s Sausage Kitchen in Peabody

 Their sign 
My water in a stein and OJ, metal tables and chairs in the cafe
Fun mug
Pretzel and weisswurst with scrambled eggs
Debriciner sausage, bacon, rye toast and fried eggs
My “American breakfast” of bratwurst, bacon, soft rye toast 
and eggs over easy
German breakfast – cheese, cold cuts and a roll
Hubby’s reuben, spaetzel and red cabbage 
with a soft pretzel and obatzda cheese spread
German groceries

11:23 AM Sassy
The universe conspires to keep you in the forefront of my mind!
I spent under $100.  

Pickled Herring for me, candy for Hubby
Mustard, obatzda cheese
Curry ketchup
And a t-shirt!
11:28 AM Phil
Easy to do. I have curry ketchup and herring in the fridge
11:30 AM Sassy
So yummy
11:37 AM Phil
That it is

12:04 PM Sassy
Flowers in my area


Pony Nibbling video

July 9, 2017 Sunday

12:59 PM Sassy
If you need a quick giggle, here’s the 10 second video of Queen admonishing the Shetland pony who tried to eat her posy.

Shetland Pony gets a royal telling off from the Queen after trying to take a bite of her flowers

http://www.itv.com/news/2017-07-06/shetland-pony-gets-a-royal-telling-off-from-the-queen-after-trying-to-take-a-bite-of-her-flowers/