Does the thought of eating leftovers for lunch leave you longing for something more?
You’re not the only one. But with these creative ideas, you won’t let leftovers lurk in the fridge any longer. Imagine… a hot pasta dish for dinner can become a cool pasta salad for lunch. A grilled veggie side dish might make a great sandwich filler the next day. There are no limits to what you can do, so avoid the fast-food frenzy and liven up (and lighten up) your lunch with leftovers!
First, plan ahead by keeping a few logistical issues in mind: portability, ease of reheating, and appetite satisfaction. Do you have a microwave at work to make a hot lunch? If you want something cold, do you have a refrigerator for safe storage? If not, foods should be kept cold until consumed in an insulated lunch bag with an ice pack.
Next, open your fridge and see your leftovers in a whole new light with these great lunch ideas:
With these creative ideas, you’ll learn to love leftovers and look forward to your lunch!
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