Oh yeah, that kind of thing is so much fun! We had a similar thing happen with a discussion of avocados.
Originally Posted by jenn26point2
Mayo is not that hard. I've been making it for over 30 years. If it doesn't emulsify, pour the liquid back into the measuring cup and start over with another egg in the blender, using the liquid mix. And if all else fails, use it as salad dressing. The trick, if you don't have an immersion blender, is to pour the oil very, very slowly, especially at the beginning. That's easier if you only fill the measuring cup half full.
Very cool that you can see behavioural changes in your son. Keep up the good work. And NW is right, a little slip-up here and there might set you back a bit, but it shouldn't send you back to square one. Nothing ever works as planned in this life, we just do our best and roll with the punches.
5'2", 55 years, Primal since April. Pre-Primal weight loss, from 216.6 to 157.8
Primal low: 140.2 (Dec. 3) Goal weight: 135?
Main Primal goal: beating back my CFS enough to function more normally and start writing again
More and more, our life has been governed by specialists, who know too little of what lies outside their province to be able to know enough about what takes place within it.
- Lewis Mumford