September 20, 2013: A Portrait of the Girlfriend as a Young Culinary Artist!
September 20, 2013 by Joseph Mallozzi
I always start with the eyes. Is that sick?
My girlfriend, Akemi, is a culinary artist. Those of you who followed our adventures in Toronto may recall some of her inspired bento box efforts:
Note the heart-shaped figs above the smiling oatmeal faces.
Check it out. He’s winking.
Yep, a bear. And even the sidekick egg yolk has personality.
Why is this bear so sad?
Like other artists, she works in oils – mainly olive. And her creative endeavors aren’t limited to breakfasts alone:
Representing, at the time, all four of my dogs.
Home made cookies – and packaging – for Rob’s dog, Oscar.
Hell, she even has to improve on food that doesn’t require any actual cooking:
So I suppose it should come as no surprise that Akemi has started her own youtube cooking channel. My favorite part of these videos aren’t the recipes per se, but her kooky interactions with her oblivious sous-chef, Bubba:
And hear I’ve been wasting my Wednesday nights watching Masterchef.
Today’s entry is dedicated to the memory of long-time Stargate fans Kelly Hurt and Thomas Smethurst.