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Weep for us. Between our limited capacity to heat and preserve food and our almost nonexistent abilities to work culinary magic, our cooking projects have been disastrous.
We have a little kerosene stove that heats fairly unevenly, is covered in soot, and often goes up in flames- extinguishing itself. However, it does boil water (our definition of boil being that bubbles do exist. They may be miniscule and collect on the edge of the pot in a film, but they exist)…
post continues at http://lifeasajamie.wordpress.com/2012/10/15/attempts-at-cooking/