an itty bitty road trip

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When your friends from Montana show up in Massachusetts (a son was getting married–happy day!), you absolutely must get in the car and join them in their touristy endeavors.

It’s a law.

So Banjo Man and I packed up the car and headed to the Cape on Monday morning.  Two hours later we were at the family of the groom’s rental house in Hyannis.

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View from the dining area.

See that blue sky?  That’s a rare sight here in New England these days.  We are still waiting for spring.

“The Kathies”, as they are affectionately known to one and all, love to party.

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Nine of us went to Spanky’s, a seafood restaurant next to the dock where the ferries come and go.

I skipped the drinks and went right to the menu.

 

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My giant lobster roll. 

Since we’re talking about food, I’ll show you the lobster-stuffed avocado from Tuesday’s lunch at the Lobster Pot in Provincetown.

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The Kathies always know the best places, even when they are 3000 miles away from their remote mountain homes.

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More pics of Provincetown tomorrow.  Can  you believe it had changed a lot in the last 47 years, when Banjo Man and I spent a day here to celebrate our engagement?

(He remembered I wore a blue dress.  I didn’t.)

Late Tuesday afternoon, stuffed with seafood and clutching bags of pastry from the Portuguese bakery, we made our way back to Rhode Island.  My face hurt from smiling so much.

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Heading home over the Newport bridge.

 

 

 

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2 Responses to an itty bitty road trip

  1. Ellie says:

    What a blast!! When your face hurts from laughing and smiling, that’s a good day!! 😂😂😂

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