The Luddite (or Let’s eat Asparagus & Eggs!)

Asparagus and eggs

In terms of IT/technology related skills, I reached my peak at the age of about six or seven years old.  It was at this point that I was able to quite independently use the record player to put on some “Grease Lightnin” or “Blame it on the Boogie”.  I was also the only one in our household who knew how to use the timer on the VCR, which meant the only things we ever recorded were movies like “Zanadu”, or shows where the main characters all wore animal suits. Continue reading The Luddite (or Let’s eat Asparagus & Eggs!)

Bada bing, bada boom (or Let’s eat hummus)

Warm butter beans

So I’ve been walking around for the last few days, with this phrase repeating itself in my head:

bada bing, bada boom

According to the internet, the meaning of this phrase is somewhere between “voila” and “I’m a member of the American mafia and have just taken care of business”.  Louis claims he first brought this up in one of our conversations (which meaning did he mean?!), but I’m fairly certain it came to me the same way this recipe did, out of the blue.

bada bing, Bada boom

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