So, why another food blog? (or Let’s eat pizza!) Part 2

My favourite mixing bowl - well it used to be...
My favourite mixing bowl – well, it used to be…

In our household, I do all the cooking, and Louis does all the cleaning.  There is good reason for this.  See the above?  That used to be my favourite mixing bowl.  I picked it up for next to nothing at a sample sale, and it came with cute matching measuring cups.  It was the perfect shape and size, light, sturdy, and I really liked the colour.  Then one day I asked Louis if he would help me make brownies.  He nicely agreed, and after measuring out the butter and sugar, I asked him to beat them together.  This is when I discovered a couple of things:

  1. There are people who know even less about cooking than I do.
  2. One should be very careful with one’s words when giving instructions to people who know even less about cooking than I do.

Louis’ interpretation of ‘beating the butter and sugar together’ was not exactly the traditional one, and before we knew it, there was a hole in the bottom of what used to be my favourite mixing bowl, and sugar all over the counter.  Like I said, there is a reason I do all the cooking, and Louis does all the cleaning. Continue reading So, why another food blog? (or Let’s eat pizza!) Part 2