April 12, 2016

What Makes Home-Cooked Meals Special

Lots of people get too busy or too stressed out on their job deadlines that they often miss the simplicities in life. From late night overtimes to waking up early in the morning only to remember that you have an eight o’clock meeting with your impatient boss. These dreadful moments lead to skipped breakfasts, and too late lunches or too early dinners, which is why you should be reminded that it is definitely and necessarily okay to take a pause, relax and go home at the right time to find your mom’s newly cooked dish ready to be served.

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Home-made meals become extra special when it’s healthy.

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Being so hectic and all, sometimes life’s greatest possession comes when everyone decides to take a break from work and go home to eat the latest recipe of Grandma. Aside from it’s fresh from the oven, it has also body benefits that reduce the fats and sugar intake.

You can’t eternally depend your life on fast-food and restaurant deliveries that don’t mind you getting fat and overweight as long as they get the money. It has been observed that people who eat outside their homes tend to eat more than what their body can take, plus the bad things that can be possibly taken from these oversized meals.

Overeating is also one great dilemma of skipping home food. At home, you may eat as much as you want without worrying about your health probably because food is healthier; there are more veggies and fruits. You can’t buy a banana or apple at McDonald’s unless it’s already a fried pie or a cold ice cream flavor. At least at home, you get the highest possible chance to eat the real food.

Home-made meals are somehow important because it is specially made for you.

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You are an avid buyer of this particular restaurant or fast-food chain because you think they serve delicious meals. Consider the fact that these meals are served to thousands of people everyday for the same reason that you have; you’re hungry and you need food.

It is undeniably special to think that the food you are to eat isn’t similar with a thousand more people. Home-made meals are specially made for you alone. You may have the same soup with your neighbor at a particular time but it doesn’t have the same ingredients and taste as the soup that you have because it’s your mom who cooked it and not your neighbor’s mom.  This is just one of the many reasons why cooking at home is necessary.

Home-made meals build better relationships.

Life can be tough at times. There comes a moment in your life when you can’t understand your parents’ nagging or your siblings’ rants. You arrive home and know from your mom that she cooked your favorite dish, which is your brother’s favorite as well and she tells you that he saved the last piece because he knows you like it.

It’s not just for the family, though. Numerous times, when a couple argues and is having a hard time to reconcile, one best move is to cook for the other. Home-made meals have these distinct attraction that when executed create a more lasting effect of reconciliation and peace.

Home-made meals give you more reasons to stay at home.

Food is one the most compelling things in the world, basically because we need it and we dread for tasty and delightful course that we can boast to our co-workers in the morning. Another thing about home-made meals is about the cooking sessions that you and your mom or dad can have.

Passing on the recipe your Grandparents had bestowed upon them for quite a time is thrilling and at the same exciting. Cooking for your family and not just eating what’s served all the time can also encourage you to stay longer at home, to relax and more importantly

Food is one the most compelling things in the world, basically because we need it and we dread for a tasty and delightful course that we can boast to our co-workers in the morning. Another thing about home-made meals is about the cooking sessions that you and your mom or dad can have. Passing on the recipe your Grandparents had bestowed upon them for quite a time is thrilling and at the same exciting.

Cooking for your family and not just eating what’s served all the time can also encourage you to stay longer at home, to relax and more importantly update yourself with the rest of the family’s achievements or stories.

Home-made meals save you a lot of time, and money, too.

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Going to restaurants and preparing yourself before going takes a lot of time and effort. Especially if you are a person who spends an hour facing the mirror only to find out that the store is full and you have to wait another hour so that you can sit and eat.

Imagine your life falling into pieces. Well, the good thing is, you can always prevent such circumstances especially when you know that it’s a peak season and most people are out. You can

Going to restaurants and preparing yourself before going takes a lot of time and effort. Especially if you are a person who spends an hour facing the mirror only to find out that the store is full and you have to wait another hour so that you can sit and eat.

Imagine your life falling into pieces. Well, the good thing is, you can always prevent such circumstances especially when you know that it’s a peak season and most people are out. You can

Going to restaurants and preparing yourself before going takes a lot of time and effort. Especially if you are a person who spends an hour facing the mirror only to find out that the store is full and you have to wait another hour so that you can sit and eat.

Imagine your life falling into pieces. Well, the good thing is, you can always prevent such circumstances especially when you know that it’s a peak season and most people are out. You can save your time prepping your dress when you can actually wear your most comfortable clothes and your expensive make-up when you don’t have to look a bit more sophisticated in front of people who know you to bits.

You can even save a lot of money, too. Since restaurants are a bit costly, staying at home and cooking food instead gives you a lot of savings. You can simply open your fridge and check what’s in, and list what needs to bought. You can even check the internet for some new recipes you can try for dinner. it might excite the whole family and tease you whether your cooking skill passes from their meticulous tongues. It suddenly becomes the bonding of the family. Who wouldn’t like that?

Home-made meals become the most special when they become a habit.

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Every now and then, you can go home early because work ended earlier. However, if someone you know suddenly bumps into you and offers a movie ticket, would you say no? If meals at home become a habit, then saying no wouldn’t be that hard. Saying “I haven’t missed any dinner with my family for two months” is easier to defend than “I skipped dinner with my family last week”, right?

Every now and then, you can go home early because work ended earlier. However, if someone you know suddenly bumps into you and offers a movie ticket, would you say no? If meals at home become a habit, then saying no wouldn’t be that hard. Saying “I haven’t missed any dinner with my family for two months” is easier to defend than “I skipped dinner with my family last week”, right?

Every now and then, you can go home early because work ended earlier. However, if someone you know suddenly bumps into you and offers a movie ticket, would you say no? If meals at home become a habit, then saying no wouldn’t be that hard. Saying “I haven’t missed any dinner with my family for two months” is easier to defend than “I skipped dinner with my family last week”, right? When eating with the family becomes a habit, then saying no to less important trips becomes a mantra, a good kind of mantra.

Meals at home are just the props that anyone can use to build a better and happier family. If you have some to spare, why not share it with your peers or colleagues the next day? It will surely make you closer and more comfortable because food made at home always has this magical power of building relationships and creating a more peaceful life.

Jeanette Schmidt

Hi all, I am Jeanette Schmidt. At the age of 29, my learning never stops. A native of Texas, I was raised to go big or go home. Although food is currently my life, I’m still looking forward to the day when I can cook for my own family. At present, I am engaged to my long-time boyfriend, Paul, who’s very supportive of what I do. Read more about me here.

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