For family BBQs, my mom asked me to help prepare the food while my brother gathered the firewood. I refused. As a result, I learned to do nothing and my brother is now a better cleaner and cook than me.
I didn't get a chance to post yesterday, so here it is: New Thing #9: Alligator Dumplings Yesterday was my roommate, Pilar's, birthday. To celebrate, we went out to Nola's in Palo Alto, a New Orleans cuisine restaurant. I had been to this restaurant before to watch some Laker's games and grab some drinks with friends, [...]
New Thing #8: Chased a Dog Have you ever seen the movie Homeward Bound? With the talking dogs and cats? I felt like part of that movie today. Not because the small creature talked to me--in fact, it refused to even look my way--but, because I caught a glimpse of how intelligent dogs really are. [...]
New thing #4: Making Money I took some time off last quarter from work to catch up on academics and figure out what I wanted to do with the rest of my life. Not working was nice, but after having working for 4 years, it was also strange. Despite having worked all those years, I [...]
This week was my friend's birthday, so we went out to happy hour at Chevy's; YAY margarrrritas! (PS: Our server's name according to his name tag was "Top Perro", don't event pretend that 's not awesome.) Anywho, while we were there, my friend got a call from a family member and the conversation sounded incredible. [...]