Because I had all the ingredients on hand. And because a beautiful tossed salad (for me and the garden girls) goes along perfectly with it. And, because the kids get to make kitchen creations, too. I'm not wholly responsible for the demise of dinner.
I strongly recommend a piece of canadian bacon to plug the bagel hole as a first step. Brilliant, right? No leaking sauce through the hole. Yes, my mantra . . . . it's the little things!