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15 Freezer-Friendly Recipes for the Holidays

15 Freezer-Friendly Meals for the Holidays | GoodCheapEats.com | Making some meals in advance and freezing them for a later date can help you enjoy the season more and save some money and time while you're at it. Here's a round up of 15 time-tested recipes that will do well in the freezer as well as on your holiday table.

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.

Homemade Curried Chicken and Broccoli Casserole

Homemade Curried Chicken and Broccoli Casserole - This freezer-friendly, curried chicken and broccoli casserole is fully homemade. No canned soups or packaged mixes. Just good, real food.

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, […]

8 Great Ways to Use Ground Beef or Turkey

8 Ways to Use Ground Beef or Turkey from GoodCheapEats.com | Ground meat can make so many versatile and freezer-friendly meals. If you need some inspiration on how to use ground beef, check out these recipes for meatballs, pasta sauce, chili, tacos, sausage patties, turkey egg bake, burgers, and chili stacks..

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 […]

10 Great Freezer Meals Kids Love

10 Great Freezer Meals that Kids Love | GoodCheapEats.com - 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.

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 […]

Easy Black Currant Scones

Easy Black Currant Scones - Enjoy a spot of tea and these delicious Black Currant Scones. You

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, […]

Enchilada Sauce for the Freezer

Enchilada Sauce for the Freezer - Make enchiladas healthier and convenient by mixing up a big batch of enchilada sauce for the freezer.

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 […]

A Monthly Meal Plan for December

A Monthly Meal Plan for December - Planning a month of meals at once is a great way to save money as well as time.

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 […]

Holiday Baking Tips & Tricks

Holiday Baking Tips and Tricks - This is the perfect time to get baking. Check out these tips and tricks for success before you get started.

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 […]

Thanksgiving Recipes to Make-Ahead and Freeze

Thanksgiving Recipes to Make Ahead and Freeze - Freezer cooking can help your holiday. Choose from many Thanksgiving recipes that you can make-ahead and freeze to save time on turkey day.

Preparing a Thanksgiving feast can be difficult work. Make it a bit easier by choosing some make-ahead dishes that are freezer-friendly or can be stored in the fridge for a day or two. You know what a big fan I am of freezer recipes. If I can make a double or even triple batch of […]

Cheat Sheet for Freezing Baked Goods

Cheat Sheet for Freezing Baked Goods | free download

You know how I love to use the freezer to help me get ahead. There’s no better time to do that than at the holidays. Spend a day baking up a storm (grab this holiday baking freezer cooking plan if you need inspiration) and then stock the freezer with all that yummy goodness. Not sure […]