A healthy sandwich on a plate

How to organize meals on moving day

Moving from one home to another is a complex process when is easy to forget to take care of yourself. Even if you just remodeling your home, it will be hard for you to take time to prepare healthy meals. But when the time for moving comes, nourishment plays a key role. The meals you have will determine how much energy you will have for all the moving challenges you need to face. But how you will prepare and organize meals on moving day when you have to pack up your kitchen items? Although this will take a bit of your time, our Denver residential movers will help you prepare for having easy moving meals. We will remind you of tricks that will help you stay healthy by preparing your favorite meals ahead. With our help, you will skip being hungry on the big day.

Simple ways to organize meals on moving day

Although it seems you will not have any chance to eat anything but pizza or Chinese food on the big day, things are not just like they look. Even if you will need to pack most of your kitchen items at least a day before the move, there is a solution. Believe it or not, you could plan out your meals even a month before the move. Just like you are planning the rest of the tasks related to your move, you should plan to organize meals on relocation day. So, while you are making a moving checklist, take the advice from our Denver small movers and enlist meals you should prepare for moving day. Including moving meal preparation on the calendar will help you take the time to complete this task. This way you will remind yourself of this important task.

A personal organizer and flowers on the desk
Write down a schedule for your moving day meals.

Set a meal schedule

Even if you think you will remember to have all regular meals on the big day, rush and hurry will make you forget about food. However, poor nutrition will limit your energy and make you feel stress-out. If you don't organize your meals on moving day ahead you will regret it for sure. So, accept planning your meals as one of the crucial tasks of your move and take time to create a meal schedule. Just like every other day of the year, moving day should include breakfast, lunch, dinner, and one or two healthy snacks. Only if you write them down you will remember to have them, once your movers from moving companies Denver arrive. So, keep your meal schedule handy on moving day.

One more thing that you need to determine ahead is the best time for each of the planned meals. Think about the time for meals carefully, just like about the snack time. Set time for each of the meals and remember to think about the needs of your family members. Once you have your meal schedule, all you need is to stick to it. If you need to, set the alarms on your phone. The alarm will remind you to take a break and feed everyone.

What you can prepare for breakfast?

Although you might be nervous about moving tasks on a moving day, that is no excuse for you to skip breakfast. Since this is the most important meal, make sure to get enough protein and carbs on breakfast on a moving day. Only this way you will get through your moving day smoothly with the help of our furniture movers in Denver. Instead of complex meals make sure to have zappable breakfast foods on hand. If you are run off ideas what breakfast you can prepare here are some of the ideas you will like:

  • prepare huge overnight oats topped with fruit;
  • opt for whole-grain bagels with cream cheese or hummus;
  • chop veggies and prepare scrambled eggs;
  • make-ahead egg muffins with your favorite ingredients;
  • prepare breakfast burritos and heat them up on the morning of moving day.

Even if you plan to pack your glassware and dishes, there is no reason to skip your meals. When you visit some of Walmart's stores, remember to get paper plates so you can serve your meals on the big day. Even if you decide to use some of your dishes on a moving day, put them aside while packing the rest of the dishes. Prepare a bag or box where you will place dishes you use on moving day. These smart tips will help you organize meals without overthinking.

Six portions of oatmeals
A tasteful breakfast will give you the energy.

Organize your meals for the big day and don't skip the lunch

Even if you have many tasks to finish on moving day, take some time for having lunch. Whether you are moving your home or hiring office movers Colorado, lunch is the meal you should not skip. Although there will be no cooking on a moving day, your goal should be to have nutrient-rich foods to eat for lunch. And your food does not have to require a lot of preparation or preparation at all. Some of the ideas for lunch are sandwich bread, sliced meat, and cheese, sliced veggies. You can also get fresh fruit like bananas, grapes, and pre-cut melon. For sure the lunch will rebuild your energy levels, no matter what you opt for.

A person trying to figure out how to organize meals on moving day while looking at healthy lunch boxes
Preparing healthy lunch boxes will help you organize meals on moving day.

In conclusion

Although you don't have enough time to prepare complex meals there is always something tasty you can prepare. Just keep in mind that if you starving, it will be a lot harder for you to get through the moving day. You don't have to spend money in restaurants on this day, all you need is to get your groceries ahead. Also, don't forget to stay hydrated during the big day! If your friends will help you move, make sure to organize meals on moving days including meals for your friends. Don't forget to keep in mind their specific dietary requirements such as vegetarian preferences or allergies.

Toby Martinez
Toby and all of our staff are Colorado natives, hence the name Homegrown Moving and Storage Company. Toby has been active in the Denver Metro business community for over 20 years. He has been in the moving industry since 2010 and brings great experience to the daily operations of this 5 star rated local moving company. He and the Homegrown Moving and Storage Company team are committed to offering outstanding service at a reasonable cost. As Denver has grown dramatically over the past several years, so have our moving services and capabilities in order to keep up with the changes of our city. We hope to speak with you soon about how our team can help meet your moving needs here in Colorado.
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