poppy seed dressing

I had a delight­ful sal­ad dur­ing Thanks­giv­ing with my fam­i­ly: baby greens, bits of apple, craisins, and a sweet pop­py seed dress­ing. I asked my cousin for the recipe:

Poppy Seed Dressing

12 c sugar
13 c red wine vinegar
2 T chopped onion
12 t salt
23 c oil
2–3 t pop­py seeds

on junk

:An essay decry­ing our mean­ing­less (and psy­cho­log­i­cal­ly and eco­log­i­cal­ly dam­ag­ing) accu­mu­la­tion of stuff. What to do? Throw it out. Even bet­ter? Don’t accu­mu­late it in the first place. A cou­ple more relat­ed links: