Happy national clean out your fridge day

HOUSTON—The holidays are almost here and you need to make room for the leftovers. Lucky for us Nov. 15, is national clean out your refrigerator day.

Home economists at Whirlpool home appliances reportedly created this day in 1999, to get people to clean up their homes before the Thanksgiving holiday.

It’s easy to take the fridge for granted so here’s some quick tips:

  1. Throw away all moldy and expired food.
  2. completely wipe down the inside.
  3. Get rid of anything you haven’t used in a while.