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I Must Have the Luck O' the Irish

I'm going to begin today's post with a link: http://www.amazon.com/Calphalon-Contemporary-Stainless-8-Quart-Stockpot/dp/B0007D6FL8/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top

Lamb, you're thinking, why did you just have me open a link for a $150 stockpot?That's an insane price for a stockpot and I don't even care that it's Calphalon Contemporary! I agree with you 100%. Out of concern for our health, (some may argue that it's out of sheer paranoia) Sexy Nerd and I have been wanting to replace our Teflon pans (they kill pet birds!) for quite some time. We wanted a quality set, but are super cheap thrifty.

Allow me to introduce you to our new set of Calphalon Contemporary pans:


Yes, I know what you're thinking (or quite possibly yelling out loud). $499 for a stupid set of pans? Are you crazy?! Well, we are crazy, but in this case we're simply lucky ducks. We stopped by Bed Bath and Beyond the other day and found these pans on the clearance rack, marked down to only $250 because they had been the display set (because, you know, sitting on a shelf is really hard on a pan). Add in my coupon and our grand total with tax was just a few dollars over $200.

Sooo happy! This purchase technically checks off another one of our To Dos on our baby planning list, (you can't cook for a baby in a Teflon pan!) (extremely important that you don't overlook the word 'for' in that last part.) but that's a blog post for another day.

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