Since it’s only the boyfriend and me in the new apartment, I always make it a point to repack the fresh meat we buy into single meal containers. This way, we won’t have to thaw all 12 chicken breasts when we will only be cooking 2. Besides, containers are prettier to look at in the freezer than plastic bags from the supermarket.
Initially, I wanted to use the microwaveable containers used for takeout food. The first batch I bought, however, were so badly made that they cracked like potato chips after the first day of use.
Along came eBay and Ikea to the rescue. I browsed the new items of the seller where I got my Ikea utensils and found these: