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Red, Black, Green

Red, Black, Green

Thursday, April 14, 2011 3 Comments

Serendipity led me to the great idea of color-coordinated lunches. Somehow, I had grabbed exclusively sun-colored items for my lunch one day: carrots, mango juice, cheese doodles, and an orange. I was around ten or eleven years old, and the concept amused me all day, maybe even all week. I could not concentrate on math […]

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Dressing Up

Dressing Up

Saturday, August 7, 2010 No Comments

My family had a special glass bottle designated for making salad dressing. Dried, dehydrated, packet salad dressing, to be more specific. Three raised lines divided the bottom half, indicating the amount oil, vinegar and water that was needed for one packet. The simple design made it easy for my young self to make salad dressing […]

Category: salads, sides, vegan

Three, Triple, Trio

Three, Triple, Trio

Saturday, April 24, 2010 No Comments

In my fantasy life, I own a restaurant where the experience is a play on three. Guests sit at tables of three, so you may meet a new person if you arrive as a pair. You dine on three courses in a three-hour meal. And if possible, each dish is composed of only three ingredients, […]