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How can I tell how old my leftovers are?

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How old is that container of leftovers in the back of the refrigerator?
You'll always know if you write the contents and date on a piece of masking tape and stick it to the top.
Use indelible markers -- the humidity of the refrigerator smears everything else.



6/22/2006 8:23:12 PM
Lynne Christen said:

Good reminder. We have all had the experience of trying to determine exactly what is in a container discovered in the depths of the refrigerator. I also keep the most perishable leftovers on one shelf rather than mixing them in with other items.

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Janet said:

We keep a permanent marker in kitchen drawer, so it is always handy for labeling.


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