Chinese Take Out Extras That You Can Re-Use In Your Kitchen Or Craft Room
If you visited my dad over the years and you opened his kitchen drawers you would find compartments of "extra" condidments that came with Chinese food take out orders. There would be Duck Sauce packets to last a lifetime. Amazingly he kept his inventory of packets of Soy sauce, Duck sauce, Mustard, Fortune cookies, Chop sticks etc very organized in designated drawers. His closing line after he called in his order was always "please give me extra____". Every Sunday was Chinese take out from "Kings", a nearby restaurant that expected his order and his plea to send along "extra packets". So over the years dad had quite a collection of Take out STUFF.
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