“When I get married, I’m going to marry a chef because I can’t cook.”
“I want to marry a chef so they can cook for me every night.”
“My Mom just told me I better find a chef to marry or I might never eat when I move out.”
When I see someone tweet about wanting to marry a chef, I want to laugh, cry and sometimes even yell at this stranger who I see on my computer screen. I’m sure they are very nice people and mean well, but thanks to the media, the majority of people really have no idea what it’s like to be married to a chef.
On TV, in magazines, in books and online, chefs are described as having a glamorous life, which is ridiculous. Chefs are normal people just like you and me. They just cook better. Seriously. There’s nothing glamorous about working 16 hours a day for 23 days in a row.
Read the rest of the post over on The Huffington Post.
From one chef’s wife to another,