Living over here on the economy, it has really caused me to take a look at the way Americans treat food. I have really thrown myself into trying to be frugal and trying not to waste much of anything. The worst thing I hate is not using up food and having to thrown it in the food waste bin.
If you hate wasting your food as well, Love Food Hate Waste website helps you use up everything before it goes bad. You can calculate the amount of people you want to serve and also look up recipes according to what you are looking use up.