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I Made It

by Meghann on October 24, 2008

Greetings Blog World!

You should all be happy to know that I made it safe and sound to Tallahassee. I am currently in my Sister’s apartment sitting with the Fam and playing the catch up game.

The ride up was just like any other 4 hour car ride, long and boring. Can you believe I used to make this drive like twice a month last year? I must have been crazy. Thankfully I wasn’t the one driving this time. I had the luxury of relaxing in the back of my parent’s Expedition, reading my Self magazine and watching some trashy movie. I also enjoyed a couple of naps (put me in a car for longer then 20 minutes and you will find me snoozing).

I ended up making it to my parent’s house earlier this afternoon with out a need for any snacks and the soup held me over so well that I only needed a small handful of Pumpkin Seeds to make it to dinner.

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I had a little of the Salty, Spicy & Sweet mingling in my hand. It was actually a great mixture of flavors to eat all three at once.

Gainesville is the perfect halfway point between my parent’s house and Tallahassee so we tend to always stop there to stretch our legs and grab a bite to eat. We chose to have dinner at McCalister Deli, a big favorite of my family.

I had the Sweetberry Chicken Sandwich with a Fruit Cup.

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The Sweetberry Chicken Sandwich is basically a chicken sandwich with cranberry sauce on it. How can you go wrong with that? I need to start adding jellies on my chicken sandwiches at home, it adds a great sweet touch. The sandwich is suppose to come with mayo, but I subbed it with honey mustard instead.

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My parent’s had a HUGE bag of Halloween candy sitting out for future Trick or Treaters so I grabbed a grabbed a couple of pieces and had them when my sweet tooth was crying uncle after dinner.

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I plan on waking up early tomorrow and having a nice long run around campus. Let’s cross our fingers there’s no rain. ๐Ÿ™‚

1 maggie October 24, 2008 at 11:51 pm

Self is great ๐Ÿ™‚

That dinner sandwich looks AMAZING. I adore sweet and savory sandos.

2 caitlin October 24, 2008 at 11:58 pm

yayyyyy enjoy your mini vacay!

orlando misses you already!

3 Erica October 25, 2008 at 12:09 am

Glad you made it safely! I fall asleep so easy in the car too! I am the worst passenger ๐Ÿ™‚

4 tryingtoheal October 25, 2008 at 12:26 am

glad you got there safe and sound! funness of mini vacation!!

and i’m totally like you…but my time is even shorter, 5 or max 10 minutes and i’m gone…for a very long time…no matter how hot or cold or how loud the music is…:D

5 eatingbender October 25, 2008 at 12:56 am

I love the pumpkin seeds! Your post with Caitlin reminded me of when I used to carve pumpkins in high school with my fam and make those yummy seeds ๐Ÿ™‚ I miss those days!

That dinner sandwich looks incredible! I hope you have a GREAT trip!

6 wholefoodswholeme October 25, 2008 at 2:49 am

glad you got there safe and sound!

7 wholefoodswholeme October 25, 2008 at 2:49 am

haha just realised tryingtoheal said exactly the same thing ooooops ๐Ÿ˜‰

8 VeggieGirl October 25, 2008 at 7:49 am

PHEW!!! So glad that you made it safe and sound; and that you are still eating delectably ๐Ÿ˜€

Have a glorious run this morning!!

9 Nicole October 25, 2008 at 9:29 am

I’m glad you made it safely! I’m the same way with sleeping in the car. As soon as I get in I’m ready to fall asleep!

10 bobbi October 25, 2008 at 10:12 am

I want to cry! I miss McCalisters and you had my fave:( When I was in college in Memphis that was our hang out place, and I just love there tortilla soup! Man I can’t wait to go for Thanksgiving!

11 Mel October 25, 2008 at 12:39 pm

Glad you made it safely!

Your sandwich looks very tasty, I love crranberry sauce on turkey, so it’s gotta be just as good on chicken!

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