White Castle Hamburgers…Breakfast of Champions

DATE: 05/01/2009 09:17:18 AM


That is the only word that can describe me this morning.  My typical breakfast consists of a Special K Bliss Bar and some fruit.  I usually eat this when I arrive at work.  Today is different though.  That doesn’t sound appealing at all.  Why, you ask???

As I rode up in the extremely crowded elevator this morning, I noticed a familiar smell.  It was one I had not encountered in some time.  My eyes started frantically searching my fellow passengers to see who had the item.  Then, there it was…..a man with a bag…correction, BIG bag of White Castle hamburgers.  He was bringing them to his department for breakfast.

Never in my life have I wanted to work in that department as much as I did at that moment.  I started mentally mapping out the nearest White Castle so I too could go get a “fix”.  Then, BINGO!  I realized there is one only 8 blocks (or so) away from my office building.

So, now the time until lunch just cannot pass quickly enough.  I know, people either love White Castle or hate it.  I’m a lover.  How about you??

EMAIL: yarnedy@hotmail.com
DATE: 05/01/2009 02:56:14 PM
I’m a hater. Of all of the things I miss about the Midwest, Whitie’s is not one of them. 🙂


AUTHOR: Grace Hester
EMAIL: grace@gracehesterdesigns.com
URL: http://gracehester.typepad.com
DATE: 05/04/2009 03:40:16 PM
I am so embarassed to say, I have not had one before. But from what others tell me, I shouldn’t so I will never have cravings. :o)
EMAIL: kerry@cluewagon.com
URL: http://www.cluewagon.com
DATE: 05/05/2009 09:40:15 AM
I’m a vegetarian, so I don’t do White Castle. However, I can tell you that I just had a quarter of a Baskin-Robbins ice cream pie for breakfast…so I sympathize.
AUTHOR: Trisha McFarlane
URL: http://profile.typepad.com/1236800791s32662
DATE: 05/07/2009 06:36:20 AM
@Gwen: Are you sure you’re really from St. Louis? I think you may have been spending too much time in KC and DC. ha ha

@Grace: I probably need to send you some frozen White Castles so you can have the expereience at least once. It’s definitely an acquired taste.

@Kerry: I love Baskin Robbins ice cream more than just about anything. I worked there when I was 16. It was a great first job. I think I gained almost 15 pounds in just one year there.


About Trish McFarlane

Trish is a practicing HR professional with over 15 years of experience in Big 4 public accounting, PR, and healthcare. She is also an international speaker. With expertise in leadership, employee relations, performance management, training & development, change management, social media, and innovation, Trish is able to capture readers and audiences with real-life examples of how leadership plays out in organizations. I am also a working mother of 7 year old twins with a great hubby and three dogs I adore. View all posts by Trish McFarlane

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