ingenuity festival, carlos jones, l'albatros, tremont taphouse and lolita oh my!

Monday, September 27, 2010

it was another great weekend for the books in cleveland!

i had so much fun, traipsed all over our fair city and as i'm reflecting on what i did i'm not sure how i fit it all in and survived to tell the tale.

friday

- dinner/drinks with CK, AJP, the klutz and the jerk at johnny's little bar.
-
ingenuity festival under the detroit bridge with all the aforementioned people.
- carlos jones and the plus band at brothers lounge where more friends like muffin, jesse, colleen and KJ made appearances.
- sobering up late night breakfast at my friends deli with AJP and CK that from what i can remember involved a feta cheese omelet, nom.

the man made waterfall at the ingenuity festival

carlos jones in all his glory at brothers lounge

muffin, jesse, AJP, the klutz and the jerk being a jerk giving his GF bunny ears...

saturday

- spent a couple hours at the arhaus furniture loft clearance center where purchased a new dining room / kitchen table for my new home.
- headed to beachwood place for a little shopping spree that ended up with me bring home a hot new pair of boots that i'm kind of in love with, some tops from h&m, a hot shirt from nordy's and a cute new skirt from banana that upon attempting to wear out saturday night realized that sitting down and not showing my lady parts wasn't really an option... i.e. return.
- CK and i met our wonderful friends moe and mark at
barking spider for some pre-dinner cocktails..... yes, i was actually on the east side.
- dinner at
l'albatros with CK, moe and mark where we drank wine, ate cheese and dined like civilized people at a chic french restaurant. we are soooooooo cosmopolitan, that is until someone orders a glass of cockburn port.... cock.burn.
- post dinner drinks at
the velvet tango room with CK rounded out the night perfectly especially the navan vanilla cognac, mmmmm.

the cheese tray at l'albatros, i can't even explain the heaven i was in

mark and CK in all their bromance glory showing off their supposed "unplanned" matching outfits

sunday

- brunch and mimosas at
tremont taphouse with my long lost friend JV, and my not so long lost friends (because i was with them all weekend), AJP and CK.
- brunch turned into into drinking grand marnier and watching the browns lose (again).

- played
M.A.S.H and tic tac toe during halftime naturally.
- post browns loss, CK and i headed to
lolita for a bottle of my favorite jaffurs syrah because if was a sunday night in america and we can do what we want.
- cheese and wine coma ensued.


this weekend was the epitome of fun cleveland living, in my humble option, and i can't wait to do it all again.

have a good week all!

7 comments:

  1. Thanks for letting me spend my entire weekend with you. I'm already going through withdrawls.

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  2. I always read about your weekends wondering how you fit it all in and live to tell about it. =)

    Congrats again on the best blog!

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  3. Sounds like another fantastical weekend! Mine was a bit less exciting!

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  4. So I guess just being east of public square is considered "the east side?"

    I guess I live on "the east side."

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  5. So while my weekend involved entirely different things, I agree. This weekend was super awesome. It seems like everyone I know had a really uncommonly good one, across the board. And I think it's because we all spent time at one point or another at Ingenuity. That bridge is fucking magic.

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  6. Your weekends are the best, girlie. Always so packed. Late night drinks and late brunches are always awesome to have!

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  7. So glad we rekindled our love. Remember...don't be slutty.

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