Thursday, June 07, 2012

Work Sucked

Yesterday was filled with a series of errors and miscommunications that all equaled a suckin' muchin' day.

But I still want to go back today because I love cooking.

Add to it, there's something thrilling about when things go smooth on the line, and everyone is communicating.

It just clicks.

And now I understand why professional cooks in Hell's Kitchen get confused and make stupid mistakes.

While I'm a long way from Hell's Kitchen, I have a better understanding of how kitchens work and more important, how I work within them.

Time to grab my cleaver and get back on the line.

10 comments:

  1. Sometimes, girl, stuff happens no matter where you work.

    (And the Swedish Chef is running through my head. "Bork, bork, bork!")

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  2. Suzan: All part of the hands-on learning process. And that Swedish Chef, he cracks me up.

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  3. I think it's all your own fault..........

    after all you did post it all clicked just one post before.

    Hope you cick back to the good stuff

    Ian

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  4. Sorry your day sucked, but I am totally laughing at the Swedish chief picture and your line about grabbing the cleaver and heading back to work...conjures images of chasing chickens, which of course is hilarious.

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  5. You can do it! Just start singing along with the Muppet Chef.

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  6. I'm sorry you had a sucky day at work, Happy :(

    But I love the Swedish Chef!!!

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  7. Ian: Yes, just as I get used to my ping pong schedule, I have a crappy set at work.

    But good news, tonight was WAY better.

    Daisey: It made me laugh when I wrote it, so it's good to know that someone else laughed too.

    Alex: Excellent idea.

    mshatch: Thanks, today was way better and my reward is an entire day off tomorrow.

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  8. I hate days like that. I am in a middle of a month like that

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  9. Melanie: An entire month? Yikes.

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  10. It's rotten when one thing after another starts going amiss....

    Bork, bork, bork, bork....

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