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Cleaning The Refrigerator

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refrigeratorThis evening I did my very favorite thing.  And I mean that.  I really do.  I cleaned out my refrigerator.  It wasn’t too bad, actually.  I just needed to wipe down the shelves and get rid of a few things that looked a bit past their prime.Continue reading Cleaning The Refrigerator

What Color Is This?

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M&MsSpeaking of colors, I’m reminded of the method my dad used to teach me my colors when I was in Kindergarten.  Apparently, my teacher informed my parents that I was “behind” in my color recognition skills and needed extra practice.  Translation:  I hadn’t yet encountered the proper  motivation to learn them.Continue reading What Color Is This?

Black And Orange!

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jack o'lanternWhat do the colors black and orange remind you of?  Give up?Continue reading Black And Orange!

Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue?

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brown eyesWhile I seem to be pursuing a color theme lately (see my last post, “Why Are Green Lights Green?”) I thought of an old 70’s song written by Richard Leigh and made famous by Crystal Gayle called “Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue?”  Interestingly, according to Wikipedia, Crystal Gayle, herself. has blue eyes.Continue reading Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue?

Why Are Green Lights Green?

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stoplightRed for “stop” makes sense.  Red stands for caution.  Fire is red.  That’s about as cautionary as you can get in the world of colors.  As for yellow for “stop if you can, it’s about to turn red,” that makes sense, too.  There’s yellow in fire, too.  Come to think of it, fire is usually a mixture of red and yellow. So far, so good.

But then we come to green for “go.”  Why not blue?  Or purple?  Why green?Continue reading Why Are Green Lights Green?

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