Boston Food Blogger Julie and Julia Meet-Up

July 20, 2009 · 25 comments · Print This Post

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Julie and Julia: The MovieI feel like I’ve been waiting for this movie to open forever at this point. I just loved reading My Life in France as well as Julie Powell’s thoroughly enjoyable Julie and Julia novel and I simply can’t wait until I have the opportunity to see Meryl Streep and Amy Adams bring both women to life on the screen.

To that end I thought it might be fun if some of the like-minded (aka food obsessed) bloggers in the Boston area got together to watch the film. So far Maggie, Carol, and Tina have expressed interest in going. Would anyone else like to join us? Let me know in the comments. At the end of the week I’ll contact those of you who would like to go and we’ll iron out all of the details.

PS: If you’re a fan of Erin Cooks on Facebook you have the opportunity to win a copy of Julie and Julia. Click here for details.

{ 25 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Megan July 20, 2009 at 10:04 am

I might be interested in the food blogger meet up. Keep me posted on the details!!

Soooo looking forward to this movie. Loved both books!


2 Kelly July 20, 2009 at 10:24 am

If I wasn’t going out of town for a week I would love to join in. I’m excited for the movie to open as well although I have to admit, I actually didn’t like the book Julie & Julia at all, which disapointed me because I usually always love food writing. I think it was because I wanted to hear more about the food and less about the press she was getting and other shenanigans. The movie looks like it will be quite good though and infuse a little more about Julia Child’s life.


3 Lindsey July 20, 2009 at 10:48 am

Let me know the details, and I might join you ladies as well! Although I have a few other friends who might want to tag along too…I have yet to read the book, although it is my book club’s pick for this month!


4 kristina July 20, 2009 at 11:01 am

How I wish I were back in Boston so I could come, too! And to make things worse, the movie isn’t even opening here in the UK until September… K x


5 Pam July 20, 2009 at 11:16 am

I can’t wait to see this one – count me in!


6 Heidi Fischbach July 20, 2009 at 11:17 am

I’d love to meet up and go 😉


7 Adrienne July 20, 2009 at 11:19 am

Oh! I’m interested! I think I’ll even be around that weekend – keep me posted 🙂


8 Jeannette July 20, 2009 at 4:34 pm

i actually have a free screening here in Houston so i’ll be going to that tonight! excitement!


9 ttfn300 July 20, 2009 at 9:00 pm

definitely! consider me interested 🙂


10 kitchenbelle July 20, 2009 at 9:21 pm

That is a great idea! Let me know the details.


11 Monica H July 20, 2009 at 11:23 pm

How fun! What a great idea. If I lived in the area, I’d go see it with you 🙂


12 Elina July 21, 2009 at 7:17 am

I don’t know anything about this novel or movie, but I’m always down for a blogger meetup 🙂


13 Lauren July 21, 2009 at 7:19 am

I’m definitely in! This is one of those movies that would be tough to drag my husband to, so a blogger meet up would be perfect 🙂


14 Alana July 21, 2009 at 8:51 am

Ooh sounds like fun!!


15 Alana July 21, 2009 at 8:52 am

Ooh sounds like fun!! I’d love to go!


16 katin @ springpad July 21, 2009 at 8:53 am

Cool- count me in!


17 macduff July 21, 2009 at 9:52 am

I’m in! And I’m so excited – I’ve been waiting to see this movie for AGES!!!


18 Abbey July 22, 2009 at 12:11 am

Oh how fun! Shame I’m on the wrong side of the country to join you…

I can’t wait to see it either!

Have fun!!


19 Jennifer July 23, 2009 at 10:01 am

I’m in (if I’m not out of town…) 🙂


20 Jennifer July 23, 2009 at 10:03 am

If I’m in town, I’m in! 🙂


21 Kerstin July 23, 2009 at 11:25 am

I’m in 🙂


22 Jessica July 24, 2009 at 11:02 am

I’ve been looking to meet up with Boston-area food bloggers and would love to come to this meet-up/outing. Fill me in on the details and count me in!


23 Tina July 27, 2009 at 1:57 pm

I want to go! And I want to see carol 🙂


24 Erin July 27, 2009 at 2:13 pm

If anyone is still interested here is a link to the survey. Please fill it out ASAP so I can narrow down a date & time for us to get together:


25 Christine Medifast July 28, 2009 at 1:03 pm

This is when I wish I lived in the area. This movie looks absolutely amazing. It really does show what a lot of us do on a daily basis. Hope you guys have tons of fun and I can’t wait to see the updates on your night.


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