Allison Robicelli
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Allison Robicelli is The Takeout staff writer, a former professional chef, author of three books, and The People's Hot Pocket Princess. Questions about recipes/need cooking advice? Tweet @Robicellis.
Jul 8
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I have all that in my pantry. Thanks for the recipe!

Jul 2
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My kid just graduated from high school. College bound. It sucks so much that I can’t even tell her how much the Spring/Summer of Senior Year sucks for her because she never experienced it. Read more

Jul 2
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Well my husband’s been really wanting to go camping lately, but I just really dislike the camping in Colorado have never had a good time honestly. So what I’m gonna do at least this weekend is take my dogs to a nearby small lake and hope it’s nice. 

Jul 2
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My relationship didn't survive corona virus. My birthday was on Monday and I spent it with my dad moving. It was perfect. I'll be spending my summer running through my city's extensive trail system, imbibing in some THC (Yay Canada!) with my roommate and a serious amount of living room yoga.

Jul 2
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Isn’t building your own stuff awesome? When our clothes dryer completely failed, we watched tutorials about how to diagnose and fix broken dryers. DIY is even more fun when you do it together (and the inside of a dryer is cool :)

Jul 2
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I finally ordered a real pina colada about 2 years ago. I don’t care what people think when they see a grown man holding one. They are delicious. Also, shout out to lava flows made at Dukes. Always get the rum floater.

Jul 2
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Well have a great staycation. There’s still a bit of joy to be had in not having to go to work for a few weeks. Read more

Jul 2
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I have a place in Avalon NJ and a place in the Pocono mountains. And yet, not going anywhere, and no plans for vacation this summer*. Instead, configuring 3/4 of my manufacturing floor (42,000sf) to streamline production and make space for a new production line due in at the end of the summer. I sent my entire shop Read more

Jul 2
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I have always been a fan of ‘stay-cations’. Having spent the better part (literally) of my life in college towns, I’m always happy when everyone splits and I can hang with the lovely locals. Now that I live in a ‘political’ town and can’t afford to escape... not so much. Read more

Jul 1
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Isn’t that why there were so many trees?

Jul 1
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Well, they are teenagets, so not that bright. I’m sure you could manage. :) Read more

Jul 1
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I just completed an absolutely fucking miserable day at work because I went to bed at quittin’ time yesterday (4:30), slept until about 9:30-ish, and stayed up all night before sleeping about 2 1/2 hours between sunrise and 8 AM. Read more