Recipes. Useful things aren’t they? Exact measures and parts hand a consistent answer, often based on years of experience for the tastiest possible dish.
Try telling that to this Newfoundland mom. She knows that compatibility is overrated, she opts the old fashioned techniques, passed down through the generations. These procedures need you to feel the bake , no fancy schmancy written counselings and situations, this is pure judgement based on the innate knowledge of the ancestors!
Watching this kind of old-school knowledge getting pass away over Twitter, folksy Newfoundland colloquialisms aplenty included, is jolly hilarious. Twitter user Krista D. Ball decided to share her dialogue with Newfoundland mom for us all to see, based on the phone call they had. Could you cook a successful homemade eat from these definitions?
By the end it’s pretty clear that this is something that needs to be done in person, this kind of knowledge based on find and judgement only does not translate well over the phone. It does make for entertaining reading nonetheless. Scroll down below to check out the convo, read it out in your leader in your best’ newfie’ accent!
This is Krista Ball, she wanted to learn how to construct “Homemade bread”, something she grew up with in Newfoundland
Image ascribes: Krista D. Ball