So, you are moving soon! A new adventure awaits, but first, you must pack everything up and get ready to go. As you start the packing process, you may realize you have a significant amount of perishable and non-perishable food you need to consume before your move. The less you have to move, the better, right? Check out our five recipes to clean out your fridge before you move.

Stir Fry

Stir fry is one of those dishes where you can throw just about anything in it, and it still will taste amazing. Have a bunch of veggies in the refrigerator? Chop them up, sauté them and plate them on top of pasta or rice to use up some grains.

Here are a couple of stir fry recipes that sound delicious:

Pasta

The tried-and-true fan favorite. Everyone loves a good pasta dish, so why not throw some veggies and leftover chicken in it to help clean out the fridge.

Try these recipes to clean out your fridge before you move:

French Toast

How do you use up all the bread, milk, and eggs before your move? Make French toast! It’s such a simple dish that you can make for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and helps to get rid of some of the staples you most likely have in your fridge.

Check out these French toast recipes:

Egg Dishes

Somehow it always seems like people have eggs in their fridge. It’s one of those staples you feel like you need to have in case of an emergency. Luckily, making one casserole or frittata uses up a bunch of eggs.

Try these egg recipes to clean out your fridge before you move:

Chili, Stews & Soups

Chili, stews and soups are begging to help you clean out your fridge and pantry. If you have a few key ingredients in your pantry, like canned beans and tomatoes, you are set!

Give these one-pot meals a whirl:

Creating a meal plan for the week or two before your move is a great way to reduce food waste. It is an easy way to create recipes to clean out your fridge before you move while reducing the number of items you need to pack and transport.