Eating Alone In Half The Time

tsingle.info/blog

Eating Alone In Half The Time header image 2

June 25th, 2008 · 10 Comments

 

spaghetti with blue cheese sauceThis photo is the re-creation of what I had yesterday which I just could not show. It was a NOFORK. Only the good stuff gets the fork. I include it because the details are instructive.

I entered the kitchen without a thought in my head. Not about what to eat anyway. Stood there for about 3 seconds and decided on spaghetti  (about cooking, I don’t think too hard or too long). I cooked the spaghetti using boiling water I had poured from the electric coffee pot. Then I decided to put a sauce on top (after the spaghetti was already on the plate). Put flour in a bowl together with hot water. Do not do this if it is self-rising flour. You immediately need more and more water and the amount of flour you had initially put in turns into 5 times that amount – no, maybe ten times. Then I added instant mushroom soup, butter, salt, blue cheese (I have to use this up before the blue starts to take over). I boiled the resulting mixture a bit adding a lot more water. Then when everything was set, I stood there and grated the parmesan cheese on top and raced to get the camera before it melted. It was surprisingly good, except it needed something. I had a bottle of sweet red wine given as a gift. It said ‘very old’ right there on the label?? I do not know, but it did the trick. Next time, I will add it to the sauce and not be so unceremonious as to just pour it on afterwards. The sauce was great – or was it the wine? The important thing here is the nutrition on that plate. You think about it, because I don’t want to.

Anyway, I think it took under 15 minutes. All I know is that I was racing all around that kitchen the whole time. Two steps here and half a step there – I have a small kitchen. At one point, the spaghetti was not ready and I gave it one more minute- even counted it off. I needed the pan for the sauce. My sister says that she is going to send me money for an additional pan. Actually I have a couple of pots, but prefer using the heavy stainless steel. I’m a traditionalist and change old habits very slowly. I’ve been with this skillet now for four months – for me and honest to goodness cooking, that’s a lifetime.

Tags: Uncategorized

10 responses so far ↓

  • 1 zero friction marketing review // Apr 5, 2011 at 2:42 pm

    The recommendations you provided here are extremely priceless. It absolutely was such an exciting surprise to get that awaiting me when I woke up this very day. They are usually to the point and simple to understand. Thank you so much for the clever ideas you’ve shared above.

  • 2 Dotty // May 9, 2011 at 11:17 am

    AFAICT you’ve covered all the bases with this asnewr!

  • 3 VPS Hosting // May 10, 2011 at 3:51 pm

    This page appears to get a good ammount of visitors. How do you advertise it? It offers a nice individual twist on things. I guess having something authentic or substantial to talk about is the most important thing.

  • 4 Dewayne Fabeck // May 17, 2011 at 6:59 am

    Hey there! I know this is kinda off topic but I was wondering if you knew where I could locate a captcha plugin for my comment form? I’m using the same blog platform as yours and I’m having problems finding one? Thanks a lot!

  • 5 Jarrett Dawn // Aug 26, 2011 at 7:10 am

    would love to forever get updated great web blog ! .

  • 6 chitarra strumenti musicali // Nov 20, 2011 at 1:40 am

    Hi, possibly i’m being a little off topic here, but I was browsing your site and it looks stimulating. I’m writing a blog and trying to make it look neat, but everytime I touch it I mess something up. Did you design the blog yourself? Could someone with little experience do it, and add updates without messing it up? Anyways, good information on here, very informative.

  • 7 Administrator // Apr 9, 2012 at 6:38 am

    I’m using WordPress from http://wordpress.org
    The theme is: WordPress theme: Cutline 3-Column Split 1.1 by Chris Pearson
    But I use it through a site set up on http://yahoo.com which means that I did not have to download WordPress.
    Yahoo does it all for you, so all you have to do is select the format and start writing http://smallbusiness.yahoo.com There are many web hosts which provide the same facility for WordPress, and for other blog structures. But, here are some web hosts recommended by WordPress.org itself: http://wordpress.org/hosting/Good luck on your blog :-)

  • 8 Valium online // May 10, 2012 at 11:58 am

    Thanks for all your valuable work on this site. My aunt takes pleasure in doing internet research and it’s really obvious why. We all learn all relating to the compelling means you deliver advantageous suggestions on the web site and therefore increase participation from people on that theme then our simple princess is always studying a great deal. Take advantage of the remaining portion of the new year. You are conducting a useful job.

  • 9 longchamp bags // May 15, 2012 at 3:29 pm

    You made some decent points there. I looked on the internet for the issue and found most individuals will go along with with your website.

  • 10 website design company delhi // May 16, 2012 at 1:29 am

    hey there and thank you for your information � I�ve certainly picked up anything new from right here. I did however expertise a few technical points using this website, as I experienced to reload the web site many times previous to I could get it to load properly. I had been wondering if your hosting is OK? Not that I am complaining, but slow loading instances times will sometimes affect your placement in google and can damage your quality score if advertising and marketing with Adwords. Well I am adding this RSS to my email and could look out for much more of your respective fascinating content. Make sure you update this again very soon..

Leave a Comment