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Blue Plate Special for July: Sweat!

This month for our dare, we’re going to sweat.

No, not with ‘80s headbands and Olivia Newton John. (If you know her, though, please bring her along. 418 more words

What I Learned this Week: #37

Sunday, February 4   – Saturday, February 11

The Week in Working for a Corporation:  Over the course of my long-ish work career, I’m always fascinated by the Human Relations part of the job. 798 more words

What I Learned This Week

Blue Willow Special

Blue Willow. They are common, everyday dishes. The pattern has been around since the 18th Century, massed produced in various countries, and widely used in diners and restaurants in the 1920s to serve up a hardy, inexpensive meal, commonly called “Blue Plate Special.” The plates are so familiar that unless you’re a collector, you probably wouldn’t give them a second glance at a second-hand shop. 422 more words

Blue Plate Onion

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The Harvey Girls

They wore black dresses covered by starched white pinafores, opaque black stockings, black shoes, and hairnets secured with a regulation white ribbon. They were The Harvey Girls who could serve a meal in thirty minutes that included fillet of whitefish with Madeira sauce or… 501 more words

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