The Boston Diaries

The ongoing saga of a programmer who doesn't live in Boston, nor does he even like Boston, but yet named his weblog/journal “The Boston Diaries.”

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Sunday, June 07, 2015

A note to Sweden: we don't have one-fifth cups over here

“I want you to read the directions,” said Bunny. She dropped a packet of Swedish meatball sauce she picked up at Ikea on my desk.

[Mmmmmm ... Swedish meatballs]

I flip the package over and start reading. “Pour one and a third cup of water—”

Bunny interrupted. “Read closer.”

[A fifth of Jack I might understand, but ... ]

“One and a fifth?

“Yes. One and a fifth.”

“There's no such measurement.”

“Yes.”

“Wow.”


The meatballs from Sweden

Dinner turned out fine.

[Köttbullar ... mmmmmm]

Swedish meatballs, lingonberries, and green beans.

Mmmmmmmmm.

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