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February 13, 2008

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Elisson

One of the smartest things I ever did was to go "independent" my senior year of college: drop out of my eating club, eschew the University meal plan, and learn to cook my own meals.

And one of the best things that ever happened to the Missus and me is to have had her brother live with us for two years while he attended culinary school. I learned a lot just by looking over his shoulder and reading his books, not to mention talking to him about what he was learning.

Being able to cook a decent meal is a skill everyone should have. To be able to cook a Great Meal is icing on the Proverbial Cake.

Lara

Aww. I totally know what you mean. My husband and I love to cook together - although I tend to be one who MUST HAVE A RECIPE, while he can fly by the seat of his pants in the kitchen. Perhaps one day I will make it to "Great Meal" status.

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