Always have the healthiest respect for a Mandolin(e). I do. Freaking thing scares the bejeesus outta me!

On the menu today is Dauphinoise Gratin. Or as my kids call it, Dolphins. Which is – in reality – the true meaning of the word Dauphin. I’ve yet to figure out why the French monarchy called the heir to the throne a Dolphin. Heyho.

After seeing what Clarkson did to his hand – I was extra careful today.

Oh. WOW?

Kate Bush’s brother, Paddy, is the mandolin player on her songs. Check it out.

Watch this one with your eyes closed, yes?