experiments in cooking

All this, and she can cook too

Sometimes things just work out. Even if you aren’t so sure they would, from the start.

Like, for instance… I know how to make pot roast. My recipe involves a small chuck roast, beefy onion soup, carrots and potatoes, and either 1.5 hours on the stove top, or all day in the slow cooker.

So I picked up a chuck roast last time I ordered groceries. Continue reading “All this, and she can cook too”

experiments in cooking, faith, flotsam, there is something wrong with me

And that’s why I don’t play with knives

This is a wooden chopping board with a chef's ...
This is a wooden chopping board with a chef’s knife on top (also known as a cutting board). English: A wooden chopping board with a chef’s knife. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

I’m weirdly, overly wary around knives. It will be my birthday, and someone will say something like, OK, birthday girl, you cut the cake! And I’ll refuse, if at all possible. Because I am not to be trusted around knives. Knives and I Continue reading “And that’s why I don’t play with knives”