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Old 01-22-2010, 09:24 AM   #11
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Anybody else here like Corona?
I will drink it, no problem. Just as long as there is no good beer around.
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Old 01-22-2010, 09:27 AM   #12
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Could we agree not to do any pot-luck at all? I had enough of those as a preacher's kid.
You gotta be kidding, potlucks are great. You get to try lots of great dishes, plus the socializing aspect of them is fun too. Everyone prepares dishes that they really like, so they are usually very yummy.
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Old 01-23-2010, 03:04 PM   #13
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We would like to be on the list.
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Old 01-23-2010, 04:26 PM   #14
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Could we agree not to do any pot-luck at all? I had enough of those as a preacher's kid.

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I'm not going to be able to attend this event, but I kinda understand Glen's thinking. I don't DO potluck's anymore. Not because of the food, but because I have no self-control. It's far better for my health to not participate. So, I fix a plate of food at my "house" and take it to the foody-area. I can still participate in the meal, just not in the sharing. Others may have food allergy/diet issues. But, I can bet that anyone would be welcome to sit and eat... even if you bring your own... at the group potluck meals.
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Old 01-23-2010, 05:30 PM   #15
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Just like how we outfit our trailers, places we go, and stuff like that, so we all differ on the thoughts of potlucks as well. Franky, I eat quite good most of the time, I look forward to that once in a while I get to stuff myself trying out all those different dishes. I am salivating at the thought of it.
I have no allergies though.
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Old 01-23-2010, 06:46 PM   #16
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Hi:All... I have one main allergy and that's "To work" not to food. To a lesser * I have a fear of cameras. A photo phobia you could say. I don't mind being behind a camera but not in front!!! Alf
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Old 01-24-2010, 02:09 PM   #17
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I too love potlucks, but have gotten in big trouble sometimes. Often, I have the tendency not to eat, but "graze". Started when I became a believer, and reading Paul's letter to the Corinthians (NAS version) I read "I buffet my body and make it my slave". Well, wanting to be obedient, I started to every buffet I could.....only some years, and many pounds later, I find out, it's the OTHER buffet he meant, ie. "to beat back with repeated blows". Aw Man!!! : - )
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Hi: HokieEscape...Dan To many people take the written word literally rather than figuratively. Your figure is mind over matter...If you don't mind, it doesn't matter!!! Pot lucks are great specially if you can eat out doors. Then it doesn't matter how many brought baked beans. Alf
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Stoked!!

Perhaps a pancake breakfast? Looking forward to meeting other Escapers!

We could always bring our own dinners to a Beerluck. Same idea, but rather than bringing your own beer and shared food we bring our own food and shared beer. Everyone bring a case of something local and a lot of little cups?
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Beer tasting, great idea. Not sure about the little cup thing though, sounds a bit absurd to me. Though, I guess if trying out a bunch of different beers, one might not get too far through the selection with big cups.
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