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Salud! An Avocado Toast.

I walk from my apartment in Noe Valley into the Mission almost every day. It is on the streets, ValenciaFolsomMissionTreatCapp, where I inevitably overhear conversations in Spanish – on cell phones, between friends, greetings yelled across the street. I get a tiny rush when I understand what’s being said, as if a miniature trapdoor in … Continue reading

Love At First Bite

Love At First Bite

The first time I tried a kale chip was at the Park Slope Food Coop. Love at first bite. Undoubtedly. They were called Quite Cheesey Kale Chips but were vegan and raw. Quite the contradiction. I guess the cheesy flavor comes from the nutritional yeast that generously coats each dehydrated piece of kale. They were … Continue reading

Imperial Mix-Ups

When my sister was little, probably in the six to ten year range, she would play the piano. She would sit down, scootched out on the piano bench so her feet touched the floor, and play completely random keys with one of the pedals pressed so the notes sounded echo-y and mysterious. Then she’d let … Continue reading

Life’s A Peach

I’ve been trying to treat my weekends as they should be treated – like wide open windows with endless views that beg for exploration. So, on Saturdays and Sundays I don’t spend all day in front of my computer job hunting. Instead, I try to enjoy my little spot in the world while attempting to … Continue reading

When I Dip, You Dip, We Dip

Remember “The Dip?”  I put my hand up on your hip, when I dip, you dip, we dip. You put your hand up on my hip, when you dip, I dip, we dip… I think that song was lodged in my brain for a good few months in high school. It was a good one. … Continue reading