AVOCADO SANDWICH

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Lunch time!

Today I made a yummy avocado sandwich using the avocado from our backyard.

Serving for one

1. Half an avocado

2. Half a Red Onion

3. 1 Lime

4. One teaspoonful of Virgin Olive oil

5. Salt and Pepper

6. Parsley

7. Bread ! Wrap ! Lettuce, whatever you want or you can just eat it as a salad.

Avocados from our backyard

Avocados from our backyard

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I only use the lime juice on the onion and let it sit for a few minutes. I find that a whole lime on the avocado removes the rich taste of the avocado if I let it sit to long. I add salt, pepper, olive oil and parsley to the mix on top of the onion.

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You can let onion bathe in the lime juice mix for as long as you want; depends on your preference on how raw the onion taste to you. For me I let it sit for a least 10 minutes before i mix it in with avocado.

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avocado7I then add it to my multi grain toast

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There you go !

Tasty and Healthy

 

TEA KEY ARROW

Tea key arrow is the gringo way of saying “TE QUIERO” ( I want you/I love you).

I came up with it so if it ever becomes a trend you know where it came from.

Here is a little artwork i did for it

 

the process

the process

 

 

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CTRL-Y, all the lines Screen Shot 2014-09-29 at 2.14.25 AM

Final Product

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Facebook cover :teakeyarrowfb

 

#teakeyarrow

THE EVOLUTION OF MY LOGO

 

I’ve struggled with sticking to a logo for my artist name creativepea since I came up with it 4 years ago.  The origin of the name is for another post, today’s entry is focused on it’s logos throughout the years.

1. Version 1, 2010  

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Back in 2010 I thought this was the hottest logo in the planet! Give a girl Adobe Illustrator and she’ll design logos with a brush tool. lol … next

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. Version 2 ,2011 : ATTACK OF THE DROP SHADOW

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I think this is when I discovered drop shadow !

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Version 3 , 2010 :  THE ONE THAT STUCK AROUND

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Much better! I cleaned the edges and minimized the spread of the drop shadow. I stayed with this logo for a while and used it mostly in photography of mine. I had it on my website’s coming soon page. Once I start Art School, I realized my logo needed more than a drop shadow to make it “cool”.

 

 

 

 

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Some logo samples ideas

After 3 years without a logo I came up with this simple and clean design.

I’m always changing my mind but for now I can say I’m happy with the final choice.

 

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Yes, I deactivated my FB

FB EMAIL lol

This isn’t the first time  I deactivate Facebook in the 7 years since I first created an account.

The reasons for deactivating my account in the past are probably for the same dramatic reasons many delete theirs

  • Relationship problems
  • Break up
  • Work related
  • ADDICTION!! ( lol being dramatic here )
  • A “break” from social media.

Blah blah blah I know many would say just stop using it, it’s no big deal. I agree it’s no big deal and I shouldn’t have to explain myself to anyone. I also know that not explaining myself will bring up questions to WHY I deleted it!

So here is my FALL 2014 explanation :

I just felt like it! :)

No big reason or explanation, just keep checking my blog and I’ll continue to share my life with you.

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Personal IG @creativepea 

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