A Big Blah Tangle

Aloha mes amis!  (Yes, I am a polyglot, thank you for noticing.)

Kevin and I have been in Maryland for two weeks now and it turns out that the mainland is mostly painfully cold and painfully dry.  It is as I have always suspected- I am a hothouse flower who flourishes best in nice tropical climates.  But we’re here now, so let’s see how things go once we get a kitchen and maybe a bedroom.

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My Drunk Kitchen: Reno Style

Hello from cold, dry Maryland!  Kevin and I officially made the move last Saturday, so now we’ve spent a whole week in our new house.

Because we’ve immediately dived into some major house renovations, our entire kitchen at the moment is comprised of a 1.7 square foot fridge plugged in downstairs and a toaster oven we keep where the kitchen used to be- and will eventually be again.  As you can imagine, this has forced us to get a little creative with our cooking. (Also, we’ve been eating out a lot.)

Mostly we’ve been doing a fair number of peanut butter and jelly- or grilled cheese- sandwiches.  But we’ve also been watching a lot of My Drunk Kitchen- the Hannah Hart YouTube show where she gets drunk and cooks (shock!), with greater and lesser degrees of success.  Something about binge-watching her show must have jump-started our creative brains, because dinner last night can only be described in MDK-sian terms.Read More »