Category: Massachusetts

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boston – day one

We left Rhode Island at a decent time in the morning. We hit up some grocery stores and then drove around a little before leaving to avoid some of the morning traffic in Boston. We skipped breakfast and just had...

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rhode island – day one

The day after Ashleigh and Steve’s wedding, Jake and I went to go hang out at my Aunt Joyce’s house for a bit. We weren’t really on a schedule, we just had to drive to Rhode Island that day. It’s...

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ice cream, a lake, seafood and a wedding | east coast trip

Ice cream, a lake, seafood, and a wedding – not bad for our full first day in Massachusetts! After breakfast at Cruisers Malt Shoppe, we dropped off my aunt and cousin back at the hotel and we went for a...

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cruisers malt shoppe / gardner, ma

On the morning of my cousin’s wedding, we all went out for breakfast to a local diner called Cruisers Malt Shoppe.  Cruisers Malt Shoppe is a cute little diner in a corner spot in downtown Gardner, MA. The outside has...

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espresso pizza / fitchburg, ma

I am back from the East Coast! Boy, it’s great to be home and to NOT have to break out the GPS to get anywhere. I’m going to kick off the week with a Massachusetts post from the very first...

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big daddy’s pizza and steak subs / boston, ma

This is my last Massachusetts post! My family and I had to drive back into Boston from Southampton, which is about a 2 hour drive across the state. I picked something that was a little bit outside of the main...

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triple lobsters at fishtales in hatfield, ma

I only have a couple of Massachusetts posts left! This is one of them. For our last proper dinner in Massachusetts, on Father’s Day, my Uncle Bob wanted to take us to this place for triple lobsters. Triple lobsters for...

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flayvors of cook farm / hadley, ma

After my grandfather’s funeral and a large buffet dinner with the family, my mom and I left with my aunts (my mom’s sisters) to head to Southhampton, MA (which is on the western side of MA) while my dad stayed...

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ss lobster ltd / fitchburg, ma

One place that I love, love, love in Fitchburg, MA is this seafood place called SS Lobster Ltd. My grandparents would take me here when I visited from Boston. Memere (my grandmother) would always get the fried scallops while I...

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a visit to the jfk library – boston, ma

Warning: this is a non-food post! Just a travel post!

I went to college at Boston University and spent four years living in Boston. In all that time though I never managed to make it to the John F. Kennedy library! We had a little time to kill that morning before we could check into our hotel later (to sleep) and I suggested we go check out the JFK library. The library is located on the UMass Boston campus near the harbor.