Tag Archives: leftovers

“Lettuce Jam” Is the Perfect Use for That Last Sad Bit of Greenery

I hate to sound melodramatic, but lettuce and I are enemies. It’s not that I don’t like eating salad—I do—it’s that I never eat salad fast enough before my lettuce gets “weird,” as in “not technically inedible but kind of limp and not-so-fresh looking.” This makes me feel like a failure, and I hate failure. Luckily,

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What to Do With Leftover Hoagies, Subs, and Grinders

Though I’m fully aware that most of you have never seen or even heard of a “leftover sandwich,” I am in the habit of ordering foot-long subs, and this habit often leaves me with an extra six inches of sandwich. This is not a tragedy, but once the bread gets soggy, I am no longer willing to put it in my mouth. The…

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This Two-Ingredient Dish Helps You Clean Out Your Fridge

You know that awkward moment in your fridge, when it still has food in it, but it’s all 1/2-cup portions of various leftovers and like, one carrot? That moment is annoying, because you still have food that can and should be eaten, just nothing that fits together in a cohesive meal. Luckily, I have a dish for just this…

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