Transforming Leftovers

Parmesan Croutons

by Sara on April 17, 2011

parmesan croutons

I never miss a chance to make croutons out of a stale baguette. In this case, the remaining wand of bread was so hard I could have used it as a baseball bat. Fought off an intruder. You get the idea. But, I was still able to cut slices of bread, which was all I [...]

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Transforming Leftovers: Nachos

by Sara on January 24, 2011

beef nachos

Watching football is stressful if you’re invested in one of the teams. I was laughed at as I repeated, “Oh, my God!” over and over when I thought something bad might happen. In other words, constantly. And that was just during the first drive. Not wanting to be laughed at further, I spent a good [...]

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Transforming Leftovers: Lasagna

by Sara on January 20, 2011

lasagna

Have you ever had an MRI? If not, I recommend avoiding it, if possible. I’ve had my head scanned, my foot scanned…doesn’t matter which end of me they look at, frankly, it sucks. Let’s talk about the foot MRI, first. I had that done a few months ago, when my foot hurt so much I [...]

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Teriyaki Chicken Tacos

by Sara on January 11, 2011

teriyaki chicken taco

This is perhaps a different way of eating leftover stir-fry for most of you – it certainly was for me. And you know what? It was really, really good. Though the main flavors of the original dish are kept intact, adding the cheese and flour tortilla changes it just enough that it feels like you’re [...]

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