Jeff came home from the store with all kinds of veggies for both of us. He’s not doing Primal, but for the month of February, he’s not drinking beer and he’s making a concentrated effort to eat more vegetables. He has no goals in mind, really. He just wants to see if he loses some weight and feels better.
He did, however, come home with a tube of Pillsbury Red Velvet Cookie dough.
I held up the tube and asked, “So we’ve gone out of support right into sabotage?”
He grinned. “Yup.”
A bit later, he said that he got the tube because he thought that maybe it was an incentive/reward thing. You don’t bake the whole tube all at one time. You freeze it. Then after you (meaning me) lose five pounds or so, you slice off enough for one cookie and bake it.
He means well.
He also knows that Red Velvet Cake is my favorite, and that when I discovered Schwan’s makes a Red Velvet cake/cheesecake dessert, my world almost came to a blissfully self-destructive end.
Again, he means well.
I think we better just leave that tube in the freezer for a while. A long while.