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It [Was] Party Time

June 21, 2010

Hello Hello!

It’s time for a recap of:

Graduation Party 2010.

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The Food.

As you know, we’ve been working on food all week.

Saturday started bright and early with pulling pork, slicing beef and “crusting rolls.”

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The South Carolina boys hard at work

Dinner began at 2:30.

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Fennel & Sea Salt as well as Rosemary & Sea Salt crusted dinner rolls

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Italian Ricotta Stuffed shells; Meatballs with traditional Tomato Sauce

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Southern Pulled Pork; Homemade Barbecue Sauce

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Roast beef with Au Jus; Grandma’s Garlic Knots

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Roasted Vegetable Medley [Peppers, Onions, Zucchini, Eggplant, Garlic, Balsamic & Olive Oil]; Grilled Corn on the Cob

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Fresh fruit basket with grapes, watermelon, cantaloupe, pineapple, strawberries, black berries, mango and kiwi

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Vegetable Crudités with dip; Salad Bar [Calamata Olives, Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Feta, Parmesan, Romaine, Red+Bib lettuce, Baby Spinach, Caesar Dressing, Oil and Vinegar]

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Dessert

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Italian Jeanettes [White Balls]; Italian Sesame cookies, Chocolate chip cookies; Many more un-pictured cookie varieties!

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Honey Wheat Pretzels, Strawberries, Graham Crackers, Marshmallows, Sprinkles and Peanuts; Frozen Banana Pops

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As dippers for the Dark Chocolate Fountain

The Family+Friends.

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Amigos; Volleyball + Wiffle Ball

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Jenny+Claire; Aunt Debbie+Uncle Frank

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My Daddy and I; Dad+Kristennn

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Kev+Kayla+Nate; Mommy + Uncle Joey [her brother]

Overall it was a great time. The food went over really well and I was so glad my family and friends were there. My family is so close, my uncle and cousin flew up from South Carolina! It means so much to me. image

Tuesday is my last exam [physics.]

June 26th is my graduation ceremony.

Then  summer officially begins! (All 6 weeks of it. I leave for Ithaca on the 13th…55 days until college)

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10 Comments leave one →
  1. June 21, 2010 12:37 pm

    Looks like a wonderful time!
    All the desserts have my mouth watering 🙂

  2. June 21, 2010 12:42 pm

    Everything looks perfect!!! I bet you are exhausted!

  3. June 21, 2010 1:11 pm

    This looks so fun!!!! And the food!! Oh mann. My HS graduation party holds such a special place in my heart. I’m sure you had a blast!

  4. June 21, 2010 1:32 pm

    dang may, this is a ridiculous spread!! good work. I LOVE your fruit bowl!

  5. Little Bookworm permalink
    June 21, 2010 5:03 pm

    All the photos look fantastic, glad it went well!

  6. June 21, 2010 7:50 pm

    May! All the food looks awesome! I’m so upset I couldn’t make it! Hope you had a great time!

  7. teenagehealthfreak permalink
    June 21, 2010 9:30 pm

    wow…it all looks wonderfull! You really put a lot of effort into it all, and I can tell by the pictures it was great!!!…awesome job!! 🙂

  8. Jenna Quick permalink
    June 22, 2010 4:32 am

    Those stuffed shells were AMAZING! Seriously, best I’ve ever had. 😀 I wish I could have come back later, but we’ll hang out asap. It’s all good. Dark Knight here we come!

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