Better With Friends

July 2012 008

This is probably my absolute favorite person to cook with. It’s also my favorite person to vent at coffee shops and in general just tell how awesome we each are.

It’s kind of confusing.

But it goes like this.

I’ve had a bad day at work. I’m a terrible person.

No you had a bad day at work and then you learn from it. Which makes you a stronger smarter person.

Where have you been all my life?

I’ve had a bad day at class I’m stupid.

No you had a bad day in class and then you learned from it. It makes you strong and smart.

Where have you been all my life?

In other words,

I’m pretty glad she’s in my life.

July 2012 004

Even if she did fry her fingers off trying to get the skins off of tomatoes after their hot water bath.

July 2012 006

Of course we were making salsa.

Which surprisingly goes much faster when you have two hands cutting tomatoes, jalapanos, and onions.

Surprisingly life is a lot easier when you have someone who ever now and then can volunteer to cut the jalapanos instead of burning your hands.

That was meant to be a metaphor.

-Tomato