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Angie’s, Great Breakfast in Garner, NC!

December 13, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) As has been our tradition since our son flew the coop, we celebrate Thanksgiving together. This year we went to Raleigh, North Carolina for the...

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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

November 22, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) Knowing that we were driving to and from the Jersey Shore, our dear friend Trish invited us to visit her in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. And we were...

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Atlantic City Bar And Grill

November 1, 2017 by sandyaxelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) Before I tell you about our evening at Atlantic City Bar and Grill I would like to share a little more about my Jersey Shore. Steve and I on...

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Our Day In Philly

October 25, 2017 by sandyaxelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) Spending a day in Philadelphia is always on our agenda when we go to the Jersey Shore. It only takes a little over an hour from Atlantic City...

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Our Pilgrimage To Chef Vola

October 18, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) I know it’s weird to have a pilgrimage to a restaurant but Chef Vola is that kind of place. Cheers from Us at Chef Vola Photo Credit: Brian Axelrod...

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Gilchrist Restaurant Atlantic City, NJ

October 11, 2017 by sandyaxelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) One of the things I like best about visiting the Jersey Shore is being able to reconnect with old friends. And breakfast at Gilchrist’s Marina...

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Steve And Cookie’s Margate, New Jersey

October 4, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) In the era that I spent summering at the Jersey Shore dining out was not the highlight. There were a couple of really good fine dining restaurants...

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The Jersey Shore

September 27, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) After eight long years we finally returned to our old summer stomping ground the Jersey Shore. The White House Sub Shop Photo Credit: Steve...

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Rosh Hashana – The Jewish New Year

September 20, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) For those of us of the Jewish faith we will be celebrating the new year beginning this evening, September 20 at sundown. To all of you who...

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Hurricane Irma!

September 7, 2017 by sandyaxelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) Hurricane Irma is threatening South Florida and will be here in a couple of days. My husband, puppy and I are evacuating to stay safe and...

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Poole’s Diner

August 30, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) It seems like eons since we were in Raleigh, North Carolina having dinner at Poole’s Diner and I just realized I never told you about how wonderful...

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Locale Market St. Pete

August 23, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) As I told you in my last post my SLCD and her husband took us to St. Pete for a wonderful afternoon and a delicious lunch. Before lunch we went to...

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Tampa And St. Petersburg Florida

August 16, 2017 by sandyaxelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) Our departure from our beloved New Orleans left us with conflicting emotions. We were sad to drive away from New Orleans but happy that our...

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Brigtsen’s Restaurant New Orleans

August 9, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) For our last night in the Big Easy we chose to dine at Brigtsen’s. Brigtsen’s Restaurant in New Orleans, LA Photo Credit: Alexander Barkoff I don’t...

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Toups Meatery

August 2, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) After our fabulous bayou tour with Cajun Encounters we were very glad that we had 9:30 dinner reservations at Toups Meatery. Entry to Toups Meatery...

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