What to do with Leftovers
Leftovers can either be the best surprise or become a 7th grade science fair project in your fridge. Often, the leftovers that are more "random" and can't be stand-alone meals are the ones that eventually grow moldy and stink. Hopefully this post encourages you to embrace these obscure foods and inspires you to pursue more adventurous and cost effective recipes with them!
Well first of all, its cost effective. Instead of throwing leftovers away and buying new food you can simply eat the food that you already have and, in turn save money.
Secondly, consuming all of the food that you buy will help reduce your personal food waste. This small change benefits the larger world. While some parts of the globe are suffering from an excessive amount of food waste, there are other parts of the world where food scarcity is leading to fatality. While eating everything that is in your fridge won't solve this issue, it starts to address this problem. If you're interested in the topic of food waste, you should check out one of our previous posts titled: "How to Reduce Food Waste."
Try out these leftover recreations and let us know if you discover your own repurposing of these staple leftovers! Until then, good eats!! :)