Your freezer just might be your best ally in cooking great meals and saving money. Learn how.
Grab this easy freezer meal plan that will help you get a ton of proteins in the freezer and ready for great meals. Yesterday was a big day! (And also why this post is later than I’d hoped.) I spent the bulk of it shopping and cooking for the freezer. As you know, it was […]
With Christmas only 9 days away and New Year’s only a week later, now is a great time to cook ahead. Make-ahead and freeze one or more of these freezer-friendly recipes for the holidays.
This freezer-friendly, curried chicken and broccoli casserole is fully homemade. No canned soups or packaged mixes. Just good, real food. Make one for now and one for the freezer. When my siblings and I were growing up, my mom let us choose our birthday dinner. Since I had a love of creamy, cheesy chicken casseroles, […]
Ground beef or turkey are often the most economical meats. Good thing! They can make so many versatile and freezer-friendly meals. If you need some inspiration on how to use ground meats, check out these recipes. I remember when I could get a ti-tip for $1.99/pound untrimmed. Today, I’m lucky if I can find it under […]
We know that freezer cooking is great for mom, but it can be great for kids too if you choose your recipes wisely. These freezer cooking recipes are kid-tested and mother-approved. I mentioned earlier in the week that I’m on a mission to get two weeks’ worth of meals stashed in the freezer. I’m doing […]
Enjoy a spot of tea and these delicious Black Currant Scones. You’ll be surprised how easy they are to make! I think it’s fair to say that when we were London this fall, we became smitten with anything English. We had such a good time eating in pubs, riding atop double decker buses, trying new foods, […]
Make enchiladas healthier and convenient by mixing up a big batch of enchilada sauce for the freezer. Enchiladas rank high on my list of favorite foods. Whether at a restaurant or at home, I am drawn to corn tortillas wrapped around cheesy fillings and stopped with spicy sauce and more cheese. At least one of my children […]
Planning a month of meals at once is a great way to save money as well as time. Sometime in the last few weeks my family and I were brainstorming ways that we can make our household move more smoothly. Over and again we landed on the topic of food. They are willing both to […]
This is the perfect time to get baking. Check out these tips and tricks for success before you get started. Are you ready for the holiday baking season? Over the last two weeks I’ve been thinking about what we’re going to bake this year and gearing myself to plug the big freezer back in. (We […]