When my gas was shut off last week, due to my landlord neglecting to pay the bill, I was furious. Then I realized it was mostly annoying in principle. It's too hot to turn on the stove, anyway. The truth is, I've been avoiding it for weeks. But although I've stopped cooking for the season, I still make dinner. It takes some effort to avoid the habit of ordering in—it's expensive and greasy. Plus, preparing dinner is relaxing therapy, as long as it doesn't take more... More >>>