Two Lives, One Lifestyle


A Great Lake by Katie
September 14, 2010, 6:12 pm
Filed under: Dessert, Home, Ice cream, Katie, Rochester

Yup, I’m still in Rochester and that’s a pretty nice looking beach.  In the spirit of focusing on the here and now rather than worrying about the future, staying in the moment instead of missing CO, enjoying the detour as part of the destination, etc., I took some time to enjoy a Rochester view of Lake Ontario.  It was the perfect day for a walk- 70s, sunny, cool breeze- and a favorite local custard place might have been across the street from a park..

Vanilla and pumpkin custard on a beach on a gorgeous fall day- I don’t think I’ve ever appreciated that about Rochester before.  Also, if you’ve never had frozen custard before you should come visit.  It might look like softserve but it is so much better.  The only comparable thing I’ve had is ice cream in Norway. Yeah, so um visit Norway or Rochester ASAP.

Seeing a Great Lake for the first time confuses a lot of people. WHOA I can’t see Canada?!?!  Nope.

When I worked as a hostess at a restaurant on the lake so many people asked if they could sit “somewhere with a view of the ocean.”  The nice hostess voice said “Of course!” while on the inside I said something more like “Are you effing joking?? You either traveled here or live here and you’re a grown adult. How do you not know that you are hundreds of miles from the ocean right now? This is a freaking lake!”

So yes back to my original point, way to go Ro-cha-cha.

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Glad you are still in Rochester Katie.

There is a lot in Rochester to love.
I think you are wonderful. I love you and your family.\

Marianne

Comment by Marianne

Hey Marianne! Glad you found the blog, hope you enjoy it. Love, Katie

Comment by Katie@ Two Lives, One Lifestyle

Glad you took my post to heart. It really is a beautiful area.

Comment by lisaou11

Ummm, not fall yet baby! Fall like, but not quite yet.

Comment by laurie

Haha, when does fall start? The weather this week is definitely leaning toward fall. Lst night we saw a V of geese flying south! It made my mom very upset.

Comment by Katie@ Two Lives, One Lifestyle




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