Because who wants to cook a meal from scratch every night?! Not me! I love eating leftovers but also finding creative ways to use leftovers so I don’t bored with the same meal night after night. Enjoy these 25 creative ways to use leftovers and say goodbye to food waste!As fall routines start to kick in and we start to hibernate a bit more, it can be challenging to find easy weeknight meals to cook every night. But you don’t have to cook every night! Make big batches of your favorite recipes and then find ways to creatively repurpose them for meals the rest of the week. Take some inspiration from the recipes below!
Summer Squash Frittata via Jessica Cording Nutrition
Swiss Chard Potato Chive Frittata via The Foodie Dietitian
Loaded Potato Latkes via Your Choice Nutrition
Carrot Top Pesto via Snacking in Sneakers
Spicy Lentil & Mushroom Veggie Burger and Vegan Sausage Hash via The Joy of Eating
Greek Orzo Chicken Soup via Liz’s Healthy Table
One Skillet Chicken Enchilada Quinoa Bake via Lively Table
Greek Salmon Gyros with Beet Tzatziki via The Foodie Dietitian
Easy Egg Fried Rice via Erica Julson
Butternut Squash Breakfast Tacos via Lively Table
Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Almond Butter Cups via The Foodie Dietitian
Pot Pie Pasta Casserole via Kroll’s Korner
Acorn Squash Waffles via Snacking in Sneakers
Everything but the Kitchen Sink Chopped Salad via Cook It Quick
Marinated Grilled Chicken and Vegetable Wraps via The Nutritionist Reviews
Meatloaf Egg Muffins via Live Best
Grilled Cauliflower Hummus Sandwich via The Foodie Dietitian
Tell me, what are your favorite ways to repurpose leftovers?
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