Saturday, April 24, 2010

Mine, Mine, Mine ...

I did a little bit of cleanup today, moving material and equipment into the basement. as part of this Spring cleaning, I took a bunch of metal, which I'd been collecting for a while, to our local scrap metal place. The beauty about it is that they not only take your scrap metal, they also pay you for it.

While I was there, I figured I'd ask if they have some stainless steel scrap, because I still need a table to go between the dishwasher and the sink. Lucky me, they had just gotten this stainless steel shelf in. Normally I would have paid for it, but the owner insisted I buy him dinner at our place once we're open (he knows, we're opening a restaurant). I may have mentioned it before, but we owe favors all over town ... ;-)


When I got home, E! was happy about my find, but quickly turned googly-eyed, as she is lusting for more shelving space. A wrestling ensued like between Frodo and Gollum for the ring, but in the end the dish table prevailed, as we need it for the health department (full disclosure: nobody's finger got bitten off ... ;-).

We had friends (aka test eaters) over for Meatfest 2010. On the menu: all grass-fed beef burgers on a pretzel bun with salad greens, house-made curry ketchup (we won't serve that with the burger, of course, but we needed to get some feedback), and Swedish brownies with ice cream (thank you Linda).


Dirk

7 comments:

Anonymous said...

Just to be clear, I'm not Gollum in that scenario, obviously, since the table fell into the hands of the evil health dept who rules us all.

J Bird said...

We're all going to become Gollum for those burgers. Sakes alive they were good!

Gia said...

It's so fun to follow your blog and to see your sense of humor. Keep 'em coming.

The picture of the table setup is very charming and I especially like the red chairs.

lindaingeborg said...

Super special burgers! Thank you for having us. Can't wait to have'em all the time.

We went to Rossi's today finally. Got a nice sampling of stuff to be enjoyed later.... Can't wait.

See you soon!

Nur said...

thank you very useful information admin, and pardon me permission to share articles here may help

Khasiat air kelapa muda untuk menurunkan berat badan
Obat untuk menghancurkan lemak
Cara menghancurkan lemak dalam tubuh

Unknown said...

DOMINOHALO - AGEN POKER TERPERCAYA SE-INDONESIA

Haloqq Adalah Web Yang Menyediakan Delapan Permainan Judi Kartu Online Yang Sangat Digemari Masyarakat Indonesia Masa Kini. Bagi Teman-Teman Yang Hoby Bermain Poker Judi Online Dengan Real Money DominoHalo.Com Adalah Anda Pilihan Yang Tepat. Silakan Bergabung Bersama Kami Di DominoHalo dan Rasakan Jeckpot Jutaan Rupiah Hanya Dengan Minimal Depo 20.000 saja Bosku... !!!

LINK DominoHalo :
WWW.HLOQQ.NET

Contac Us :
WA :+6282114007258
BBM: D8885BBE

KELEBIHAN DominoHalo:
---------------------------------------
1. DEPOSIT & WITHDRAW MINIMAL Rp 20.000,-
2. DEPOSIT & WITHDRAW TERCEPAT KURANG DARI 1 MENIT
3. 100% NO ADMIN & NO BOT
4. 100% PLAYER VS PLAYER
5. 100% FAIR PLAY
5. CUSTOMER SERVICE 24 JAM / 7 HARI (FAST RESPON)
6. CUSTOMER SERVICE RAMAH DAN SUDAH BERPENGALAMAN
7. SISTEM KEAMANAN TERBARU & TERJAMIN
8. SUPPORT BRI,BNI,BCA,MANDIRI
9. TIDAK MEMPERSULIT MEMBER DALAM HAL DEPO/WEDE

ada berita said...

Halototo | Agent togel Singapore | agent togel terpercaya

Ayo bergabung bersama kami banyak fasilitas dan mamfaat
Serta kemudahan bermain bersama kami seperti :
* Promo No Hp Berhadiah ( Aktif )
* Bonus Deposit New Member 10rb
* Bonus Deposit 5% Sportbook
* CashBack Mingguan 5%
* Diskon Semua Pasaran : 2D: 29% | 3D: 59% | 4D: 66%
* Hadiah 4D : X3000 | Menang 3D : X400 | Menang 2D : X70
Link Resmi : HaloToto