Several weeks ago, a terrible thing happened in our household. My daughter was watching YouTube through her account (which has Safety Mode enabled to the most extreme level possible.) She was in her bedroom with the door closed. Until this point, my peeks through her search history had uncovered nothing more interesting than Sailor Moon videos, let’s plays, video game cheats and walk-throughs. No biggie.
On the evening in question, my daughter exclaimed in a cheery voice from her bedroom door, “Mom, come look at this! It’s HILARIOUS!!!!” I bounced down the hall toward her room grinning ready for another cute dog video. I wasn’t expecting what happened next. Continue reading “Mom Loses Her Shit over “Hilarious” Video”
On May 1, Jill Dyche was filming dogs at the Carson Animal Shelter in California when she heard a dog crying. When she found the 9 year old Doberman, she saw that his owner was surrendering him.
Jill captured the Dobie’s heartbreak on video and shared it on Facebook. It soon went viral. Continue reading “Deplorable Dog Owner Surrenders Pet Because “He’s not as active as he used to be.””
So, this past weekend I decided to redouble my Brigadeiro-making efforts. I enlisted the help of an actual Brazilian to ensure a better result this time. And a better result it was indeed! I’m pleased to say that I now understand where I went (oh-so-very) wrong last time.
The authentic Brazilian was my friend and coworker Mariana. She was kind enough to offer this free lesson out of a sense of pity (given the level of my fail) and national pride. Continue reading “Super Brigadeiro WIN!”