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Drawn Together: Women's Retreat on the Olympic Peninsula

I just returned from five days at the Nature Bridge conference center in Olympic National Park near Lake Crescent where I joined 12 other women on retreat.   526 more words


Ratty Romance (And Other Dining Hall Dream Dates)

by Sarah Clapp

I had a dream that I got hit on at the Ratty salad bar.

An at-night dream, an aspirational dream, both—who’s to say?  1,141 more words

On "The Hill"

Forgive me Ratty, For I Have Sinned

by Yuri Iwahara

My dear misunderstood Ratty:

I know we haven’t always had the best of relationships. The first time I ever had the pleasure of sampling your culinary creations on CUBS Day. 376 more words

Life & Other Drugs

Ungrateful Twat Complaining About Dining Hall Food

Mosher-Jordan Hall – Shaking their heads in disbelief, students eating at the MoJo dining hall Wednesday told reporters that ignorant, privileged freshman Katerina Elias was complaining about the quality of perfectly nutritious, readily available dining hall food despite her awareness of people in this world who are literally starving.   110 more words


Rice Crispy Treats

One of the ultimate snack foods for me growing up was the rice crispy treat. The delicious crackle of the beloved cereal combined with the gooey pull of sweet marshmallow was a staple of my childhood. 244 more words

Budget Dinner

Only in China

Is it still possible to have a unique experience, one that you cannot have anywhere else? Or has the world become thoroughly homogenised? Sometimes it seems so. 955 more words


Finding Hope in the Dark

It was a subtle change, yet I felt its impact as if a door slammed shut in my heart.

During the Thanksgiving weekend, I visited Mom. 256 more words