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Sleeping In Seattle

Sorry I've been a bit missing over the past couple of days. I'm in Seattle for work, and have been busy working, sight-seeing, working, shopping, working, eating fabulous food and working. I just want it to be clear that I am working while out here.

I got in Sunday and met up with several sales reps and we hung out in the concierge lounge for a while, then decided to go see The Hangover. OMG - that movie was hilarious!!!! I have not laughed that hard in a movie in such a long time. We did the high school thing and piled into a photo booth at the theater (see below).

I'm here for a conference/trade show and after getting the booth set up Sunday, I'm basically just managing everything, making sure all goes smoothly, so I had a little time yesterday afternoon to check out Pike Place. I had a blast watching the market guys throw huge fish around for a while and drooled over the beautiful flowers.

We had a wonderful client dinner last night, with lobster bisque, an edive and boston lettuce salad with herb goat cheese, grilled salmon with a yummy sauce and veggies and creme brulee, chocolate torte and butter cookes with fresh fruit. Needless to say, I'm going to have to hit the gym hard when I get home. See you on the east coast tomorrow!

SEATTLE

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  1. Looks like you had a fabulous time...despite the working. :-)

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  2. You need to give me camera tips! You are so good with it! I have no idea what I am doing!

    Also, you look gorgeous in the strip pictures!

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  3. Oh my goodness, that is the funnest market collage I've ever seen...and your 'high school' photo booth photos are making me laugh. Sounds like you are having fun WORKING of course ;-) And now, I'm off to see why you have drooping boobs down below, hahahaah...

    Jamie :)

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  4. So jealous you're in Seattle...I've always wanted to go and I've heard it's amazing!!! Glad you liked the Hangover I saw it and loved it too!

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  5. It great to hear you had a good time in our fair state..Seattle has so many great place to go and see..Please come back and stay longer...

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  6. Wow! I love these pics. I've been alot of places, but never to Seattle yet. It looks like so much fun! Well, don't work TOO hard. And the Hangover was a great movie. I don't ever think I've laughed so hard.

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  7. Love your pics! Looks like you are having a great time. :)

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  8. Terrific photo montage - love that one of the sign in the Rainier cherries.

    Enjoy Seattle; you're in a beautiful corner of the world there!

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  9. I love YOUR pictures! And everyone is saying the Hangover is the funniest movie ever - I've got to go see it!

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  10. Awesome pictures!!! I have never been to Seattle, but have always wanted to go. Sounds like I AM missing out!

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  11. sounds like a great trip! i really want to go to seattle! i LOVE the pics!!

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