Louisana

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Saturday, June 26, 2010

Beach Week - Final Tally

Mama's Beach Vacation




Jigsaw Puzzles: 4 Completed (4 Aborted)


Ice: 14 bags


Shrimp Consumed: 10 Pounds (Jumbo size)


Andouie Sausage: 5 pounds


Sweet Corn: 20 ears


Frogmore Stew: 10 gallons


Local Low Country Tomatoes Consumed: Dozens


Trips to the Local Produce Stand: At least once a day


Fresh Water (from the well at the fire station): 10 gallons



Average Trips to Beach: 2 a day


Kites: 2 constructed, 1 flown, 1 still in the box


Board Games: 3


Lap Tops: 5


Cell Phones: 11 (only 8 turned on - 3 folks were sane)


Electronic Items Charging at One Time: 10


Ratio of Cars to Guests: 12 - 7



Adult Beverages: Not disclosed



Surviving a Family Vacation: Priceless







There is something to be said about spending a week with your family at the beach in the low country - the fresh produce cannot be matched anywhere and when you want fresh seafood, just go to docks and buy as it comes off the boat. (Operative word here: "A" week.)





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