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Burrito Hindsight is 20-20

I’ve just finished PICU, which shut down all chance at maintaining any sort of normal life. With night shifts that start at 4:30pm and day shifts that start at 5:30am and non-stop “Can you take a call from?” requests on … Continue reading

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The future is now…

But it almost wasn’t. It almost got delayed until sometime in the fall. Rewind to June 28th, 2012. The headline on a Serious Eats blog post reads “Is the Nomiku Portable Sous-Vide Cooker the Solution We’ve Been Looking For?” The … Continue reading

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And three months later…

As predicted, all the resolutions in the previous post have been abandoned/put on indefinite hold…I think. I actually can’t remember all of them because it’s been too long. I do distinctly remember saying that I should update more often because … Continue reading

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Your Loss, Locavores

“Locavore may have been the 2007 New Oxford American Dictionary Word of the Year, but there’s already been a word for those whose diets are restricted to seasonal items grown in their immediate area: That word is peasant.” -Brett Martin … Continue reading

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The Home Cook’s Food Truck

Okay so that doesn’t really exist…but why shouldn’t it? Home cooks have pretty much found a way to appropriate every other aspect of the professional food world. If willing to pay the price, the home cook can get the same … Continue reading

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Too much cheese…

And no, I’m not talking about Neville Longbottom’s speech about how people die every day in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II (finally saw it yesterday in IMAX 3D…OMG SO GOOOOOOOD but so SAAAAD it’s OVEEERRRRRR). I don’t … Continue reading

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Coupons…the agony and the ecstasy

Tough times in this economy…which has given rise to shows like “Extreme Couponing.” So I haven’t actually seen the show but apparently it involves people using coupons. Big deal…I’ve been doing that for YEARS now. Costco in particular sends out … Continue reading

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