Those were my reasons for not purchasing a food processor sooner.
It takes too long. It's a pain and hassle (to chop/shred/slice).
Those were some of my excuses for not cooking.
A few weeks ago I was preparing parsnip pancakes and shredded my knuckles. The shredding took 20 minutes. I was grumbling, "I'm getting a food processor. I don't care how much it is, I'm not putting up with this anymore."
Within a couple of days I bought this:
|Better Homes and Gardens|
WalMart - $99
This is how I feel about having a food processor:
It's such a big difference to have the right tool for the job.