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A Little Known Way to Get Out of the Kitchen Quicker
Everyone wants to get out of the kitchen quicker so I'm going to share one of the most effective ways I know of to get done what you need to do and get out of YOUR kitchen much quicker than you ever dreamed possible…
After all... you have much better things to do, right?
What I'm going to share with you is something that has made my life so much easier and that is the concept of repurposed food in a different dish.
Now before you go wrinkling your nose picture some of the following scenarios.
Spaghetti sauce can be repurposed in dishes such as:
• Stuffed Cabbage
• Stuffed Bell Pepper
• Shepard's Pie
And many many more.
Image (of cabbage wraps) courtesy of exsodus / FreeDigitalPhotos.net
Image (of stuffed cabbage bell pepper) courtesy of Grant Cochrane/ FreeDigitalPhotos.net
Meatloaf mixture can be repurposed in dishes such as:
• Stuffed Cabbage and Bell Pepper mentioned above
• With gravy over rice or potatoes
• In a casserole with corn and pasta
Image (of cabbage rolls) courtesy of grant cochrane / FreeDigitalPhotos.net
Image (of casserole) courtesy of apolonia / FreeDigitalPhotos.net
Any leftover meat could be turned into a casserole.
Even vegetables are reusable.
My older daughter loves to take leftover veggies and freeze them with others and then make a stew.
So… where do you start in your quest to get out of the kitchen quicker?
Figure out what your family likes to eat and see how you could create those meals with a minimum of effort by reusing something you've already cooked. For instance, you could take leftover hamburger patties and use in homemade vegetable soup. If you have leftover chicken one night plan to serve in the next day or two something like chicken tacos.
The bulk of the cooking (chicken) will be done.
Any of these tips will help you get out of the kitchen quicker and the results will be magnified when you pair it with planning meals ahead of time.
My job as a Home Time Management Coach is to help you save time on the things you HAVE to do… such as cooking, cleaning, laundry, and housework so that you can reinvest that time into your marriage, your kids, your family and friends, and even yourself.
As a matter of fact, this video has been created from an excerpt from my free 58 page eBook on Home Time Management and Cooking which is available for download from my website @ http://marysegers.com/cookingbook
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Remember… you only have one life. It's up to you how you live it.
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