Posts Tagged ‘peanut butter and jelly’

Opinion | Feb. 23 2:34 pm EST

Wasting wisely

Caroline Blosser / Spec

Some people see the immoderate amount of time I spend lounging, or going on long walks or exploring the city, or just sitting and watching four or five movies at a time and, understandably, label me a lazy time-waster. But I do not see it like this.

In fact, I loathe waste, and I hate inefficiency even more. So I drink water straight from the faucet if I just want a sip.

And instead of wasting money, effort, and calories on spreading peanut butter and jelly over (superfluous) bread, I just plop some jam into the peanut butter jar, and eat the globs straight from there. I think this is brilliant—my roommates say it’s why I’m still single. More »