Holy heat wave Batman!
Is anyone else melting? Because it has been miserable for days now, and it's making pretty much everything impossible. Especially running. Ugh.
And standing in front of a hot stove isn't ideal, either. So Kevin and I endeavored to make a meal that kept us pretty cool. We failed, of course, because between boiling the pasta and asparagus for the pasta salad, baking the french fries, and standing in front of the grill, we worked up a pretty decent sweat.
Overall, however, it was worth it. Because the bison burgers were delicious and lean, and the pasta salad was tangy and flavorful.
And while we were at Home Depot buying me a portable air conditioner for my bedroom (THANKS KEVIN!!!). we saw a metal bucket filled with glass bottles of coca-cola on sale for $10. Since these bottles usually go for $1-2 dollars a pop, we figured it was a great deal. And there is no better flavor than ice cold coke out of a glass bottle. ...continue reading