Thursday, October 04, 2007

This oughta be good.

I have brought home the digital camera. I have even located the wire thingy. I have go so far as to recharge the camera's battery.


Because NOS -- keep in mind he's only 10 -- has announced he is making sushi tonight.

No, I have no idea how edible this will be, or how wise it is to hand a preteen a surgically sharp bit of cutlery. If he walks into the kitchen arrayed as a ninja, all bets are off.


Posted by Joke at 1:44 PM


  • Blogger daysgoby posted at 3:19 PM, October 04, 2007  
    I thought you were all possessive of the good knives.

    So does this mean NTS has to clean up?
  • Blogger Joke posted at 4:18 PM, October 04, 2007  
    This means NTS has to stand WELL clear.

  • Blogger CHICKLETTE posted at 8:32 PM, October 04, 2007  
    So when can we expect pictures?
    Did everything turn out well?
  • Blogger Stomper Girl posted at 9:43 PM, October 04, 2007  
    I really hope he walks into the kitchen dressed as a ninja.
  • Blogger BreadBox posted at 11:17 PM, October 04, 2007  
    Joke, you are setting the bar seriously higher than I would like: bear in mind that there are those of us whose children are not yet 5, and who have expressed absolutely no interest in sushi for over six months! How are we to train them to equal NOS in the next five years?

  • Blogger shula posted at 12:19 PM, October 05, 2007  
    Wot Stomper said.
  • Blogger Joke posted at 12:26 PM, October 05, 2007  
    It went well, as seen in the most recent post.

    The trick with sushi is to get the kids all hopped up about the whole Japanese eating aesthetic. So the first few times we took them to our neighborhood Japanese restaurant and sushi bar, it was all tempura (my kids'd eat nuclear waste if it had been tempura-ed).

    Then the vegetable rolls. Eventually moving up to the California Roll.

    At least with us it's worked.

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