Eating Seven Weird Things

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Welcome to Mental Mama’s brainchild, wherein we discuss weird things about ourselves for seven weeks, starting today.  This week’s topic is about the weird food you like.  I think this is made for discussing one food, but how much can you say about just one?  Because I love food (and a nice, list blog post), I’m sticking with the number seven.

1) Putting plain potato chips inside a sandwich.  Let me tell ya, don’t knock it ’till you try it.  I will (but don’t always) do this with any sandwich, from a turkey on wheat to a PB&J.

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Makes me want sandwiches for dinner!

2) Spam salad.  Ok, now I’m off on a sandwich kick, but I really like Spam salad on crackers.  Take your Spam, mush it up, add sweet relish and mayo.  Easy AND cheap.

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3) Sardines or mackerel on crackers.  Crunch, crunch baby!  That’s a bunch of extra calcium for you and I!

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4) Fried and then chocolatized crickets.  Now I don’t obviously get around to this often, but we made them (more than once) science class in middle school.  Pretty tasty and high in protein!

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5)  Fried crappie eggs.  They take some getting used to, but it’s the caviar of the midwest!

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6) Mountain oysters.  Picture a big party with these after they pick and “select” which bulls will be breeders and which won’t.

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7) Kimchi, basically pickled cabbage.  Of Asian origin.  Stinks to high heaven, but is  pretty tasty, if you consider it an acquired taste.  My brother-in-law eats this stuff by the jar.

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12 thoughts on “Eating Seven Weird Things

    • I haven’t had spam dip for a little while, but it is really delicious and a can goes a long way. And you can’t go wrong with chips on a sandwich…whoever dreamed that up long ago should have plaques mounted on sandwich shop walls. 😀

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