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Halloween 2009 Recap

by Meghann on November 1, 2009

Twas a magical night in the kingdom of Graduate Meghann.

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Derek and I were supposed to be Cinderella and Prince Charming, but everyone thought we looked more like Prom King and Queen. Either way I felt like a fairy tale princess in my poofy dress and crown and thats all that mattered. ๐Ÿ™‚

The original plan was to have a light dinner before heading out to Megan’s for the Halloween party, but for some reason burgers sounded good.

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I added chopped onions, minced garlic, ground flax seed, red pepper flakes, jalapenos, and soy sauce to a pound of lean ground beef then formed three patties.

The three patties went on the george foreman until they were medium well. I served myself 1/2 of a burger in a pita with spinach, tomato, & honey mustard sauce.

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Per Derek’s request we had Okra Fries on the side.

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As well as left over Oven Potato Fries from Thursday night.

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It was a really tasty meal. I don’t eat burgers very often, but I do enjoy them when I do. ๐Ÿ™‚

After dinner my Prince Charming and I headed to our ball i.e. Megan’s Super Spectacular Halloween Party!

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Caitlin, Kelly, Me, Megan, and Brielle.

Megan was a bit nervous throwing her first Halloween party, but I would deem it a big success!

How could you go wrong with…

Beer Pong

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Good Beer

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Treats

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Candy

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Good Friends

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Great Costumes

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Jason was so soft! He was soft like a big Teddy Bear.

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I think Anthony won for best costume of the night…

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A Food Blogger!!

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Kelly should be proud!

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Around 1:00 am I was in danger of turning into a pumpkin, so we called it a night.

Thanks again Megan and Jason for throwing a great party!

The extra hour of sleep was a welcomed addition this morning. Derek and I took our time getting up this morning before taking off on a leisurely run this morning.

Before we left I was a little hungry so I nibbled on a Glo Bar on the way out the door.

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We were suppose to go 2.5 miles, but I got lost in a foreign neighborhood and ended up tacking on an extra mile. Oh well.

Luckily we did eventually end up back at the car and after a quick changed headed in to Shakers for breakfast.

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I decided on the Greek Omelet for my order.

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The omelet was filled with tomatoes, spinach and feta cheese. I requested egg whites instead of whole eggs.

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On the side I had fruit

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And a biscuit with strawberry jam.

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Yum!

Today is all about shopping. I NEED to find a cute outfit to wear while in San Francisco next weekend. I also am in desperate need of a new jacket, apparently I own no cute or practical ones for walking around a city.

Have a great Sunday!

{ 32 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Leah November 1, 2009 at 1:45 pm

Looks like everyone had a great time!! I love all the costumes and Anthony definitely wins my vote! Too funny!! You and Derek looked so cute together though!

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2 Marissa November 1, 2009 at 1:47 pm

Looks like a very fun evening!

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3 VeggieGirl November 1, 2009 at 1:52 pm

Such a fun night! ๐Ÿ˜€

Enjoy $hopping!

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4 Angela (Oh She Glows) November 1, 2009 at 1:55 pm

The food blogger is amazing!!!
Love all your costumes

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5 Marina November 1, 2009 at 2:00 pm

Food blogger is the best ๐Ÿ˜€

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6 Katie November 1, 2009 at 2:03 pm

Aww how adorable are you and Derek ๐Ÿ™‚ I love the costumes. He needed a white stick horse to complete the look! I’m so jealous I want to go back to San Fran. Have a blast, it’s one of my favorite cities.

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7 Susan November 1, 2009 at 2:14 pm

Obviously, the food blogger costume is a hit ๐Ÿ˜‰ That omelet sounds fab, and it looks so poufy!

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8 Evan Thomas November 1, 2009 at 2:14 pm

The food blogger was a funny costume.But he didn’t need the wig, some of us are guys! haha I feel like such a minority here

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9 blueberrymuffins November 1, 2009 at 2:18 pm

hehehe food blogger lol

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10 Matt November 1, 2009 at 2:22 pm

Sounds like you had a great time ๐Ÿ™‚

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11 Anne P November 1, 2009 at 2:22 pm

Loving the costumes ๐Ÿ™‚ You guys all looked great!

Good luck with the shopping! I hear Old Navy is having some good sales ๐Ÿ˜‰ I wish I could go shopping today instead of doing work!!

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12 Simone @ P:T November 1, 2009 at 2:27 pm

It looks like you all had such a fun night!! Sadly I got sick last night BEFORE going out, so I had to stay in and hear all of the wild chaos going on outside while I stayed in bed with my trusty upchuck bucket next to me. ๐Ÿ™ It is okay though, I am sure this city had enough Paris Hiltons roaming the streets last night, lol. I think it is so cute that now that you and Derek have run a race together, you two can go on morning runs together like its not biggie!! YAY!

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13 Diana November 1, 2009 at 2:29 pm

It looks like it was a fun night ๐Ÿ™‚
Have fun shopping!

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14 Mellissa November 1, 2009 at 2:37 pm

You guys look so cute! Love the costume idea, I was a Bee while my hubby was batman.

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15 Mama Pea November 1, 2009 at 2:47 pm

I want to know how many cotton balls it took to make that sheep and also if they kept them to remove nail polish for the next 40 years.

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16 Niki November 1, 2009 at 3:01 pm

very very cute costumes!!

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17 Haleigh November 1, 2009 at 3:01 pm

haha a food blogger.. what a unique idea!!

you and derek look like a gorgeous princess/prince couple! ๐Ÿ™‚ have fun shopping

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18 joelygolightly November 1, 2009 at 3:33 pm

Yay for spending the night in a poufy princess dress! Looks like a fun night. ๐Ÿ™‚

( http://www.joelygolightly.wordpress.com )

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19 greensandjeans November 1, 2009 at 3:39 pm

LOVE the food blogger costume! looks like you guys had a great night!

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20 Rika November 1, 2009 at 3:45 pm

your couple costume with derek is soo cute!

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21 Whit November 1, 2009 at 3:53 pm

hahahaha love the pictures! Anthony’s costume is priceless!

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22 Sweet and Fit November 1, 2009 at 6:08 pm

what a fun party! Love your costumes – you two are adorable!

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23 Stacey November 1, 2009 at 6:26 pm

Have fun shopping! I hope you find what you are looking for ๐Ÿ˜€

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24 Gab* November 1, 2009 at 7:05 pm

Great costumes! Sounds like a fun weekend!

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25 Jenna November 1, 2009 at 7:34 pm

glad you had such a fun night!
jenna

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26 Jenny November 1, 2009 at 7:46 pm

cinderella ain’t got nothing on you girl — and PLEASE tell me Derek is wearing a burger king crown? that totally completes the look.

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27 Derek November 1, 2009 at 8:36 pm

You know it. BK crown all night long! =)

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28 Amy November 1, 2009 at 7:49 pm

Loks like a great night. Try Burlington coat factory or TJMaxx for cute, affordable jackets. At least that’s where some good ones were when I lived in the states 4 years ago – maybe things have changed.:)

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29 biz319 November 1, 2009 at 7:50 pm

The food blogger costume was hilarious!

Glad you guys had such a fun night!

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30 Lizzy November 1, 2009 at 9:32 pm

looks like the party was such a success! everyone’s costumes looked amazing, and you looked so pretty! ๐Ÿ™‚ I love that Derek’s crown was a Burger King crown..so classic!

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31 Monica C. November 2, 2009 at 4:29 pm

I love the food blogger costume!!

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32 Elina (Healthy and Sane) October 31, 2011 at 8:53 am

Hehe, looks like a blast. Definitely can’t go wrong with this combo (good friends is the key part!)

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