I’m just going to admit it. I’m terrible at packing lunches for my husband. At this point in time, our two kids don’t eat lunch at school and so my husband’s lunch was the only one we had to think about. And I didn’t think about it much in the morning because I can’t function in the morning. I wouldn’t feel as guilty about it but when we were in graduate school and I was teaching, he would get up with me each morning and pack my lunch. I know. So, I have no excuse.
However, about a month ago, that all changed. I can now send him off to work with a hot lunch everyday and I don’t have to think about it in the morning. Winning! Watch this short video about how we’re creating leftovers intentionally for his lunches.
Here’s some of my favorite recipes to create leftovers: