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Mac ‘n Cheese

In Uncategorized on October 17, 2010 at 9:00 pm

If you tell me that you are the boxed macaroni person, I will shun you.  I mean it, I literally will.  Or I will until I decide that I simply must convert you by feeding you home-cooked macaroni and cheese.  My mom never made my sister and I boxed macaroni and cheese; the first thing my sister learned to make on the stove was this macaroni and cheese, and it was the first and only thing she taught me to make.  I didn’t eat boxed macaroni and cheese until I went backpacking when I was ten (and didn’t eat it…I didn’t actually eat boxed mac ‘n cheese until three years ago, when I went to college and it was somebody’s idea that it would be fun to make it instead of eating dining hall food). So you’ll understand if I have a bit of an issue with people who eat boxed mac ‘n cheese.  There’s nothing particularly wrong with it, except that the cheese is powdered.  And it really doesn’t taste anything like real macaroni and cheese, which is possibly the greatest comfort food I know.

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