Fast, Cheap, or Good?

Chinese barbecued pork and duck

I have some workdays that drag into the evening. Sometimes I don’t have a meal plan or the ingredients for supper.

In the past, I would start thinking about what restaurant I could go to. I do something better now.

Fast food, cheap food, and good food

Here’s a quote attributed to Jim Jarmusch: “Fast, cheap and good…pick two. If it’s fast and cheap, it won’t be good. If it’s cheap and good, it won’t be fast. If it’s fast and good, it won’t be cheap.”

Are these really the trade-offs? Let’s see how it works when I apply it to getting supper.

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