Daily Archives: March 1, 2015

Day 7: Favorite Foods

As a bit of a foodie, this is kind of a hard question for me. I have a lot of things I like and yet there are a ton of things I haven’t even tried yet.

It might be easier to list the things I don’t like. Haggis, for one. The first (and only) time I ate it, it actually put me in the hospital. My body reacted so violently to it, I threw up for 12 hours…

And Pho.

It looks so good! Too bad it smells so awful!
It looks so good! Too bad it smells so awful!

Star Anise is one of the key ingredients; it smells and tastes like black licorice. I hate black licorice. The Boy took me for Pho on our first date. I told him to order for me because I didn’t know anything about it. I think maybe he thought that he picked wrong for me, but he couldn’t know my aversion to licorice. And I didn’t know enough about Pho to warn him.

Superman told me that there’s a whole method to trying Pho for the first time. I had been willing to give it a second try… Continue reading Day 7: Favorite Foods