Saturday, June 12, 2010

Saturday Night Netflix Open Thread

I am getting ready to watch the final episode on Netflix disc of a teevee miniseries called "Intelligence"/ You Canucks out there are probably familiar with it as it is Canadian and set in Vancouver BC. Very well made, not about terrorism, but mostly organized crime in that city, and a very complex plot, but also simple to follow.

Saturday morning

In my house, we waste a lot of food. We make something for dinner, and the leftovers die a slow death in the frig, where the remains remain until someone decides to clean it out. This morning I decided to change policy and practice. I made a rather nice spagetti sauce with a half package of leftover ground beef, and added the just about to turn green hunk of cheese to the sauce. Then, I took old veggies and made chicken salad -- actually with so many vegetables it turned out to be salad with chicken -- with chicken from a few nights ago. All in all, I feel very productive and very full, as I can't cook without lots of tasting...