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Monday, June 30
 
Tonight's cooking experiment was a rousing success, if you ask me. I tried making bearnaise for the first time, and it was really, really good. I had it with breaded fish and steamed asparagus, which aren't the things you'd normally have with bearnaise, but it was really, really good. I'm going to just sit here for a while and think about how really, really good the whole thing was.

Aaahhhh …





Okay, back to the bloggery.
(Did I mention the sauce was really, really good?)

I was going to bake some cake as well, but it's much too warm and tomorrow I'm going to be in a meeting all day with a lot of people. I don't feel like making that much cake. Regardless, some people seem to need bribes pretty badly, so I'll have to get on the baking train pretty soon.

I need to get moving on the apartment thing. I called the place next to Mother's to see how that possibility would turn out, and I'm going to look at it tomorrow.
I think I'm going to need to find either a roommate or a second job though, even with the drastically lower rent this place is going for. But, since it's almost half again as big as this place, I guess I could tolerate a roommate for a change.
I have given serious thought to trying to convince my parents to buy a duplex and let me rent half of it. After all, they'll have tons of extra money once the mortgage is paid off in a few months, and dad knows how to fix just about everything, it sounds like a surefire money-maker, right?
Of course, there's no actual chance this would happen, but it's nice to dream, isn't it?

Wrapping things up:
I have some dark and grainy, but extremely cute, videos of little baby Sullivan on my PC. Did I ever mention that I love babies? More specifically that I love quiet well-behaved babies?

This is news only because I've got this reputation for hating everything: I've had Is This It? by The Strokes for several months now and I only just this week noticed how much ass it kicks. See, that's two whole bands I like now that are still playing together.

I only call you darling because I know how much it bugs you.