2-Even though I have an automatic ice maker, I keep ice cube trays on hand. I freeze leftover gravy, and broth in them and then place in a freezer bag and label and freeze. Then when you need some for a dish, just pop out what you need. I have even done this with leftover coffee to reheat on another day.
If you want to reduce the amount of calories and fat in a mashed potato dish, substitute cauliflower for some of the potatoes. Cauliflower has little taste of its own, so it will blend right into your potatoes and pick up flavors from whatever other ingredients you use. You’ll still be able to enjoy mashed potatoes, but with less fat and calories!
The first answer is to have a plan of attack each week of what you would do and what you want to accomplish. Create a calendar that details the scheduled appointments and play days. Also add what projects and activities you want to complete. You can also reference your meal plan to keep you aware of your meals and how much time is needed for meal prep recipes.
Started in the mid-1990’s, SFN was a way for women in the area to socialize and make friends. After the influx of Gateway executives, many women found themselves uprooted and planted in a new community without many friends or knowledge of the area. SFN allowed these women a chance to explore their new surroundings with other women.
So, is the living easy? I know that for many working parents it has been a scramble to find the coverage they need for the summer. They are planning their time off around the times that they do not have child care or a camp for their children to go to.
If it spoils fast, eat it first. Some fruits and veggies simply won’t stick around that long, so you should make plans to eat them within the first day or two after purchase. If you’re buying fresh avocado, corn, green beans, or strawberries, for example, know that you should make plans to use them within three days. Apples, carrots, and celery, on the other hand, can last well past a week.
Note: For new moms with infants, realize that your schedule is going to be a little unpredictable, so you may need some help until your baby is on a schedule that’s a little less exhausting!