Goodbye, Cold Friend

Monday, June 28, 2010


The refrig had a sudden attack and died. No warning. No sounds. Just woke up one morning to water on the floor.

This happened last Thursday. Of all the food items I lost, I'm sad about the two cartons of mascarpone cream that I was going to use to make frosting. Oh well, a big trip to Trader Joe's can fix that problem.

Just another reminder to eat your ice cream first.

A new fridge should arrive Wednesday so I'm out for this week's TWD (sorry, Pink Stripes) but hope to fill my fridge with the essentials: butter, cream, buttermilk, milk, butter, cream cheese, butter, and ice cream. Oh yeah, maybe some veggies too. ;)
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Coco Cake Land said... [Reply to comment]

oh no!!! that's like when my oven EXPLODEd on me. super scary... it made a huge bright blue-white flash like poltergeist-style!!!

Amy K said... [Reply to comment]

Ugghh, sorry to hear that. Same thing happened to me about 6-8 months ago. Of course they can never have the one you want "in stock" so you can take it right home with you!

DPLK said... [Reply to comment]

I'm sorry to hear about the death of your fridge! I wish mine would do the same thing, though, because it's so old, haha. Happy food shopping for your new fridge!

Mary said... [Reply to comment]

oh no...that is the worst....happy fridge re-filling when the new one arrives!

DailyChef said... [Reply to comment]

Sad :( A good reminder to eat ice cream first, though! So that's the silver lining :-P

Jennie said... [Reply to comment]

It's always sad when you lose a large appliance but there is something nice about starting over with a nice, clean refrigerator. Have fun filling it and I can't wait to see your mascarpone frosting!

Deeba PAB said... [Reply to comment]

Oh me oh my... you poor thing. I think losing a frdige is the worse thing that can strike a foodie. hang on in there Mary...the new one will make you HAPPY!

Chef Dennis Littley said... [Reply to comment]

I always tell my wife the ice cream, you never know when the freezer could break!!

Bec said... [Reply to comment]

So sad! Ours refrigerator did that same thing once and the saddest thing was losing all the breast milk I had stored for when I returned to work. Sorry if that's gross on a food blog . . . but that's what babies eat!

Maytina said... [Reply to comment]

Bummer! Mine did that last year, except that I was in the kitchen when it randomly just stopped working. I love my new one way more though!!

Gaby said... [Reply to comment]

omg sad day!!!! how does that even happen! You can come over and eat my endless supplies of ice cream whenever you want!

The Cuisinart Ice Cream Maker Lady said... [Reply to comment]

Hi, Extremely sorry to hear about your fridge. It happened to me about a year ago and it was really bad so I sympathise with you. But look on the bright side you will be getting a new fridge I am sure!

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