Rainbow Brite

February 9, 2009

Back from Biochem. My quiz went well enough, but it wasn’t on all the structures – which I knew best!

It was so nice to eat lunch with the husband, as Mondays are his days off but I am usually gone :) I made a rainbow of a salad to go with the sunny day –

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  • Romaine
  • Broccoli
  • Carrot
  • Peppers
  • Beets
  • Feta
  • ~1/4 cup Sabra hummus (under the cheese!)
  • ~1 tbsp Annie’s Raspberry dressing

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Plus a side plate of pear, orange + Kashi Sesame

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It’s been a while my lovers!! I think the husband and I ate half a box!

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POM + water

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Can I add that I’m wearing a Rainbow Brite vest too!?!?!

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In The Blog World

A loaf of the husband’s homemade bread is up for auction over at Graduate Meagann’s Blogging Bake Sale. She’s raising money for the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society :)

My grandpa is sporting the KERF attire over at Every Gym’s Nightmare’s Blogger Fashion Show.

And Zesty is giving away two sets of Grill Charms! How cute for burgers. Mmmm….bur-gurrrs.

That’s it kids! I gotta get to studying ASAP!

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1 zestycook February 9, 2009 at 1:57 pm

Sharp looking Salad Kath. very Bright indeed :) Thanks for the shout out for the giveaway. I hope everyone stops in and enters

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2 Elizabeth (thelongweigh) February 9, 2009 at 2:10 pm

What a deliciously colorful lunch! I’m glad you got to enjoy it with your husband! And I love the Rainbow Brite vest too! :)

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3 Meghann February 9, 2009 at 2:13 pm

Thanks for the shout out! Your husband’s bread has alreayd gotten quite a few bids! :)

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4 seelee live (for the love of peanut butter) February 9, 2009 at 2:15 pm

I could go for a fresh loaf of bread. Is everything really freshly baked right there?
Your lunch and your vest both look good-but I wonder how the vest tastes with hummus? heh, just kidding.

time to get back to studying for me too! Thanks for being the most awesome study break a foody college girl could ask for ;-)

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5 brandi February 9, 2009 at 2:16 pm

Beautiful salad!

The Rainbow Brite cartoon movie used to be one of my favorites :)

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6 VeggieGirl February 9, 2009 at 2:17 pm

Glad the quiz went well!!

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7 AlliJag February 9, 2009 at 2:18 pm

Love the salad – so bright and cheery!

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8 Foodie (Fab and Delicious Food) February 9, 2009 at 2:18 pm

Gorgeous salad!

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9 caitlin February 9, 2009 at 2:19 pm

i was rainbow bright for halloween one year ;) awesome

way to plug the blogging bake sale!

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10 Courtney (The Hungry Yogini) February 9, 2009 at 2:21 pm

I’m lovin all the color! It is such a bright and cheery day!

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11 HangryPants February 9, 2009 at 2:23 pm

Rainbow Brite is best. I love the salad. Hummus makes everything better – and under cheese- wonderful.

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12 Diana February 9, 2009 at 2:23 pm

I love how colorful the salad is!

I miss Rainbow Brite…that show was the best! lol

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13 Beadie @ What I Ate Yesterday February 9, 2009 at 2:34 pm

That salad is gorgeous.

I used to love me some Rainbow Brite!

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14 Mara @ What's For Dinner? February 9, 2009 at 2:35 pm

AH! I used to want to be Rainbow Brite!! I had a sprite and everything :)

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15 Betsy in Pittsburgh February 9, 2009 at 2:36 pm

I really love all the colors – especially the juice. I used to drink white cranberry juice a lot and it was the same color. Yum!

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16 Amelia February 9, 2009 at 2:37 pm

Ahh I was such a fan of Rainbow Brite as a kid! I definitely had a RB-themed party one year. :)

Good luck with the studying!

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17 Bec February 9, 2009 at 2:37 pm

Your salad looks so pretty, good luck with your studying.

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18 Katie February 9, 2009 at 2:37 pm

All the colors + the sun are soooo pretty! Too bad I’m stuck in this DULLSVILLE office of mine. :)

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19 Heather McD (Heather Eats Almond Butter) February 9, 2009 at 2:39 pm

Thanks for all the blogging links. I’ve got to get over to Meghann’s bake sale and check on bidding.

Beautiful lunch – love all the colors. I now want some beets!

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20 K February 9, 2009 at 2:41 pm

That is one seriously gorgeous salad!!

Love the vest :)

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21 Sarah February 9, 2009 at 2:42 pm

Wow! What a beautiful salad! And your grandpa is adorable.

Sarah

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22 Joy February 9, 2009 at 2:44 pm

wow what a delicious looking salad- so colorful!
about how much pom juice do you put in the glass when mixing it with water?

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23 Shelby February 9, 2009 at 2:45 pm

As soon as the page loaded the salad just made my eyes pop! SO COLORFUL!

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24 Joanne February 9, 2009 at 2:48 pm

Such a bright and happy blog! It makes a person smile just looking at your “rainbow-ish” pictures.

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25 Diane February 9, 2009 at 2:50 pm

I love you salad bowl/dish. Where did you find it?

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26 Clean Veggie February 9, 2009 at 2:58 pm

delicious looking salad :)
those kashi crackers are so addicting!

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27 Kailey (SnackFace) February 9, 2009 at 2:59 pm

That has to be one of the prettiest salads I’ve ever seen! Love the vest too. Good luck with the rest of your to do list!

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28 Molly February 9, 2009 at 3:06 pm

I tried to get my parents to name my little sister Rainbow Brite. It did not work so well.

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29 Michelle February 9, 2009 at 3:10 pm

If only my salads can be as different and interesting every day as yours, I would be eating ‘em all the time. *sigh* I think I need more creativity!!

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30 Katie February 9, 2009 at 3:13 pm

Your vest is quite fabulous! The eats look great, too.

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31 Melissa (fitnessnyc) February 9, 2009 at 3:29 pm

I love that vest!!!!!!! So cute. White looks fabulous on you!

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32 Sarah (lovINmytummy) February 9, 2009 at 3:51 pm

Rainbow Brite!!! BAHAHAH! I have visions of Joel McHale in drag on a unicorn.!

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33 sue February 9, 2009 at 4:16 pm

i love the rainbow colored eats- too pretty!

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34 Hallie February 9, 2009 at 4:46 pm

I love colorful salads! Don’t you feel so healthy eating foods like that?

Does anyone remember that toy with the little lights you could rearrange to make designs? Shoot I can’t remember what they were called but when I hear Rainbow Brite it makes me think of that game/toy/whatever.

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35 Diana February 9, 2009 at 4:56 pm

Wow! What a beauty lunch! So pretty! I have a wicked giveaway on now. You should check it out!

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36 Biz February 9, 2009 at 5:05 pm

I bid on Matt’s bagels. Being diabetic, most of the sweets I have to avoid, but Matt’s bread is definitely insulin worthy! :D

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37 Emily W. February 9, 2009 at 5:41 pm

What a beautiful lunch!

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38 SarahH February 9, 2009 at 5:53 pm

Lite Brite!

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39 Fancy February 9, 2009 at 6:21 pm

Awwww Lite Brite….GOOD TIMES.

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40 The Duo Dishes February 9, 2009 at 6:36 pm

Haven’t seen Kashi crackers anywhere nearby. Gotta get some!

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41 Sharon February 9, 2009 at 6:47 pm

Love the bright salad!

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42 KatieTX February 9, 2009 at 6:57 pm

I put beets in my salad and got strange looks! I also had feta in my salad. Apparently, we are salad twins today! My dinner is canned soup, so sadly, I think the streak ends here.

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43 Marissa February 9, 2009 at 7:03 pm

Your salad and vest are so great! Plus they have tons of colors! :)

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44 Meredith (Pursuing Balance) February 9, 2009 at 7:13 pm

Glad to hear your biochem quiz went well! It’s such a fascinating subject, but definitely a lot to memorize!

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45 Leanne February 9, 2009 at 7:24 pm

Hey Kath!

Great salad! I had a colorful one for lunch today too…and I actually finally decided to take the plunge and start a blog!! Still working on the customizing, but I love it so far! I added you to my blogroll, hope that’s ok?

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46 Jenni February 9, 2009 at 8:13 pm

good luck studying!
you always put together beautiful salads! what a lovely lunch! you make me want to run out and buy some produce right now, even though i’m in my pajamas :)

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47 Kath February 9, 2009 at 8:46 pm

Joy ,
A shot glass worth?

Diane ,
It was a wedding shower gift, but I think it’s Pampered Chef.

Hallie
Lite Bright! I loved it!
http://www.hasbro.com/litebrite/

Leanne ,
I’d be honored – thanks!

K

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48 Sara February 9, 2009 at 9:26 pm

That salad looks amazing, so colorful and healthy! I want one!

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49 Diana (Soap & Chocolate) February 9, 2009 at 9:54 pm

Rainbow Brite = AWESOME!

That salad looks too good for you not to have been paid to make it. :)

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