the market offers tons of pre-prepped foods.. for example, in the freezer section there are chopped onions! i looove pre-chopped onions - i swear it cuts down my cooking at least 45 minutes.. but i have poor knives. even if i didn't - totally worth it!
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4 servings Prep 5 minCook 7 minTotal: 12 min Ingredients * 2 garlic cloves, minced * 2 tablespoons onion, diced * 2 tablespoons olive oil * 2 tomatoes, chopped * 3 tablespoons fresh herbs (oregano, basil, parsley), chopped * Salt and pepper, to taste * Pinch sugar Directions In a saucepan over medium heat, saute garlic and onion in oil for 2 mins. Add tomatoes and herbs, continue to cook for 5 min until the tomatoes soften. Season with salt, pepper and sugar.
Pre-chop veggies. Do the prep work in the evening when you're watching TV. Chop veggies while you watch your favorite shows. You can chop veggies for all your evening meals for the week in an hour or so. Then put in containers or bags and stick them in the fridge.
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