National tube-steak day.

By
Real Estate Agent with Coldwell Banker Residential

For those of you who don't know, today was National Hot Dog day. And as such, I treated myself to a quintessential Chicago-style hot dog.

Not, as you might think, because I wanted one.... oh no, no, no... because National Hot Dog day required it of me.  It's like a national obligation.  The world is spinning out of control, but I can control my little part of the world, and heed the siren call of that delectable, yet horrible, tube steak.

Calling me to add pickles, sport peppers, tomatoes, neon-green relish (in a colour that isn't found in nature), yellow mustard, diced-onions and finally celery salt on a steamed poppy-seed bun.  Don't even think of adding ketchup... that's a criminal offense in Chicago and the collar-counties surrounding the city.

It was delicious.  I did, of course, include a side-order of french-fries, but because I'm watching my girlish figure, I only ordered a small fry, with a diet-coke.

mmmmmmmm.

Posted by

 ALAN MAY, Realtor®   
Specializing in Evanston Real Estate and North Shore Real Estate

Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate, 1710 Central Street, Evanston, IL 60201
847.425.3779      Cell: 847.924.3313      Email: Almay@aol.com

Evanston Real Estate & North Shore Real Estate
Licensed in Illinois

   

close

This entry hasn't been re-blogged:

Re-Blogged By Re-Blogged At
Topic:
Just for Fun
Groups:
Realtors®
Active Rain Block Party
REALTOR LIFE
100,000 ActiveRain members
Diary of a Realtor

Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Spam prevention
Show All Comments
Rainmaker
292,174
Mott Marvin Kornicki
Waterway Realty, Realtors® • Broker • South East Florida • - Miami Beach, FL
Waterway Realtors, Notary Public 786-229-7999

I had a Quarter Pound Bite from 7-11 - it was ok, just a dog, bun and yellow mustard. Alan May 

Jul 18, 2018 04:15 PM #1
Rainmaker
2,540,395
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Alan May thanks for the reminder. Happy National Hot Dog Day to you too.

Jul 18, 2018 04:31 PM #2
Ambassador
3,577,635
Kathy Streib
Room Service Home Staging - Delray Beach, FL
Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224

HI Alan- As much as I love hot dogs, I have never had a Chicago-style dog. I am glad to hear that no ketchup is allowed on it because that would ruin it for me. Hope you enjoyed it!!!

Jul 18, 2018 06:23 PM #3
Rainmaker
1,335,378
Evelina Tsigelnitskaya
SIB Realty - Sunny Isles Beach, FL
www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931

Nice nice nice

For sure, it is tasty! 

Jul 18, 2018 07:31 PM #4
Ambassador
2,895,456
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
RE/MAX Northwest. - Tacoma, WA
Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!

I like your tube steak rules Alan. I am loving those condiments...

Jul 18, 2018 11:33 PM #5
Rainmaker
2,643,442
James Dray
Fathom Realty AR LLC - Bentonville, AR
Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results

Morning Alan.

I haven't had a hot dog in such a long time.  Sigh

Jul 19, 2018 01:54 AM #6
Ambassador
1,511,751
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

That is a wonderful post with a delicious double entendre.

Jul 20, 2018 01:56 PM #7
Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Show All Comments

What's the reason you're reporting this blog entry?

Are you sure you want to report this blog entry as spam?

Ambassador
1,572,369

Alan May

Helping you find your way home.
Ask me a question
*
*
*
*
Spam prevention

Additional Information