I threw out some food and some wine.
What’s worse, it was my cooking and the wine wasn’t cheap.
Yesterday, I decided to use the last of the sole (halibut) fillets in my freezer. I have never heard of, but couldn’t see why not use fish in a lasagna. Problem was, I had no lasagna; shopping day today. But I did have some macaroni, so a base of white parsley sauce, peppered sole fillets and more white sauce macaroni on top.
I opened the wine, it looked more like iced-tea, and was definitely musky.
Musk = glandular secretions from animals such as the musk deer, not that I am in the habit of sniffing around musk deer butts. I am using my powers of imagination here.
It wasn’t pleasant on the palate at all.
The ‘lasagna’ I ate one plate for lunch, I wouldn’t make it again. The problem was that I made enough for three meals, and had only eaten one.
It had to go. The guilt trip lasted the rest of the afternoon.
On with CTWW. I didn’t realise, this Saturday is that lights out thingy.
Yes, Earth Hour 60+.
I consider this to be symbolic rather than effective.
I have never been convinced that even if the whole world participated, the use of alternative light forms, candles, torches, etc does not offset the switching off of lights.
But it doesn’t hurt to have symbols to raise awareness.
If you’d rather not do the photos, please observe Earth Hour by turning off your lights for one hour beginning at 8:30 pm (your local time) on Saturday, March 29, 2014.
Plastic water and soda bottles, beer cans, disposable cups, and those nasty things shopping bags. I am constantly picking up what I can, and trying to raise awareness of the locals on the issue.
Our green spaces need protecting, whether they are urban or rural it matters not.
I try my best to live a greenish lifestyle, I’m not always successful (as above with my ‘disaster’) and suffer a measure of angst when I do something that goes against the grain. It raises my hackles when I see people not even trying.
As for the lights out… I probably will because at that time I will be watching the news, I can do that in the dark.