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I Love Salt

Now don’t get me wrong – I love sweets. I love all kinds of sugary treats. I like cake; I like pie, and for chocolate I die. I’m hankering now for a malt! But nothing beats something with salt. Caramel corn can be nice. But I prefer salt or some spice. It would be a mistake if I did not shake a while before calling a halt (into buttery popcorn) my salt! I shake it all over spaghetti. I shake it as if it’s confetti! On french fries and steak and casseroles I make - for sure I will have to exalt my favorite dishes with salt! March 5, 2021 for Anthony Biaanco's 'Salt' Poetry Contest

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Date: 3/22/2021 10:38:00 AM
Some really cute rhymes, I loved the spaghetti/confetti one and all the clever rhymes with salt! Anything made from potatoes taste great with salt, as well as meat. I love sprinkling salt over my eggs, sausage, bacon, and hash brown breakfasts. I always enjoy your food poem. Congrats on your win!
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Date: 3/11/2021 10:08:00 AM
Congratulations on your win. A cute/fun write. Love It. Have a blessed day as you are writing away................
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Date: 3/11/2021 6:02:00 AM
Per chance did you have anything to do with Mr. Buffet’s lost shaker? Fun piece.
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Date: 3/10/2021 10:15:00 PM
Loved the poem Andrea.....by the end of it my mouth was watering :) Congrats on your win...much love :)
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Date: 3/10/2021 9:52:00 PM
Congratulations on your win, Andrea. <3 Eve
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Date: 3/10/2021 8:27:00 PM
Hi Andrea, I'm just coming back to say congratulations on your win. Have a great evening:-) Alexis
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Date: 3/9/2021 9:56:00 AM
A gorgeously written poem - for sure a winner in a contest about salt!
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Date: 3/7/2021 7:57:00 AM
As long as your blood pressure is good, it's fun to binge on popcorn or pretzels. Now, I don't confetti my spaghetti with it (cute rhyme), but I know it makes meat taste better. Best wishes for a win! Hugs, Carolyn
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Date: 3/7/2021 1:32:00 AM
Salt, we all know too much isn’t good for us, but I can’t give it up. An excellent write Andrea... Belle
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Date: 3/6/2021 4:09:00 PM
I wish I could quit salt cold turkey, but how it that even possible? It's hold on people is devilish I tell ya, devilish! LOL. Salt just makes food taste good, period. We'd go crazy without it! I sense a winner here, Andrea:-) Love it! I took the salt theme in a completely different direction. GL in the contest!
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Date: 3/6/2021 12:37:00 PM
- Fresh salted cod with bacon ... carrot stew and potatoes ... yummy, Andrea :) - Good luck in the contest :) - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
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Date: 3/6/2021 10:42:00 AM
You've salted away the Trophy, AD. A kick...:)
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Date: 3/6/2021 7:10:00 AM
I often get scary results after I pump up the cuff of my sphygmomanometer. That's why my sodium chloride intake has to be quite limited. Nevertheless, this is one of your usual fine writes.
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Date: 3/5/2021 8:44:00 PM
Gosh, I do, too, Andrea. But, it was throwing me into congestive heart failure, so I've had to cut back drastically. Still, I miss it. This is an excellent entry for the Salt Contest. Best of luck!
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Date: 3/5/2021 6:52:00 PM
I love salt more than sweet... yes nothing beats something with salt and spicy.... Enjoyed reading your poem.. Best wishes in the contest dear Andrea... Hugs ~ Ani
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Date: 3/5/2021 4:12:00 PM
Andrea, I reckon there’s a podium with your name on it. Great entry, good luck. Terry
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Date: 3/5/2021 2:40:00 PM
Now 'spaghetti and confetti,' those are two amazing rhymes. Better than Dr. Zeuss and Little Red Caboose! :) gw
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Date: 3/5/2021 12:45:00 PM
Salt has that unique place in our lives. More so in yours, Andrea. Can't do without it!
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Date: 3/5/2021 11:51:00 AM
Hi Andrea, I, too, like salt, I like sugar as well . Too much of anything isn't good—everything in moderation. Now I have a sudden urge for some buttery popcorn. I enjoyed the read. Best wishes in the contest. Have a great day and weekend:-) Alexis
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Date: 3/5/2021 10:54:00 AM
Take care of your blood pressure. :)
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Andrea Dietrich
Date: 3/5/2021 10:27:00 PM
fortunately I have good blood pressure, salt has never affected me and I rarely eat popcorn or spegetti though they are two of my favorite foods!! Baked potatoes with butter and salt, so yummy too.
Date: 3/5/2021 10:22:00 AM
I too love salt, my blood pressure does not :/ Love this poem, bouncy and fun write. blessings :)
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