Be Sure to Take Freezer Meals on the Road to Save Money this Year

tiffin box with fruit and egg muffins

Hitting the road? Plan on taking freezer meals on vacation with you to save money on food costs. You’ll eat well without breaking the bank. Cheese Enchiladas Summer time! Things are easy in the summer, right? Nope. Things are expensive. Say what? How can summer fun affect your food costs, you say? The activity, hot […]

8 Great Ways to Organize Your Freezer Cooking Day

Cookie balls to Freeze on a lined tray

Planning to do some freezer cooking? You can make it easier and more fun when you organize your freezer cooking day with these simple tips. Pictured: How to Freeze Cookie Dough I’ve been freezer cooking since 1997. (I started young.) Over time, I’ve learned that there are some things that can really set you up […]

7 Real Food Freezer Meals Your Family Will Love

pork tenderloin dinner plate

Want to prepare wholesome family dinners but can’t find the time? Check out these real food freezer meals your whole family will love. This whole meal, except the broccoli, is freezer-friendly. Would you believe that? Tis true! Spice-Rubbed Grilled Pork Tenderloin, Mashed Potato Casserole, Really Homemade Green Bean Casserole, and Easy Cranberry Sauce are all recipes […]

How to Make 12 Different Christmas Cookies Without Going Insane

Want to serve several different Christmas Cookies this year? No problem. Here are some tips for you to blitz through the process and keep your sanity. Don’t you love the tradition of Christmas Cookies? There are so many memories attached to cookies. Whether it’s a memory of baking them with your gramma or mom or […]

Make-Ahead Mashed Potatoes

Make-Ahead Mashed Potatoes for the freezer is a great recipe to save time, money, and kitchen clean-up. Stir up a few batches for comfort food in the bank! Mashed potatoes are one of life’s ultimate comfort foods. There’s nothing like creamy, smooth mashed potatoes alongside a roast chicken and vegetable dinner. Although, truth be told, […]

Really Homemade Green Bean Casserole

Can the canned cream soups. Make a homemade green bean casserole from scratch! It’s tastier; it’s healthier; it’s so much better than the fake food version. In years past, I’ve always been stunned to look into my holiday grocery shopping cart. While I try to feed my kids mostly real food the rest of the […]

Easy Homemade Pie Crust

Don’t hesitate to make homemade pie crust! It tastes so much better than store bought. Who cares if it’s not picture-perfect? You can do this! I am unashamedly a pie girl. I will choose pie any day of the week. Some members of my family have distinctly different tastes than I do. Many prefer cake […]

How to Fill the Freezer with Your Kids Around

Want to do some freezer cooking but not sure how to fill the freezer with kids around? There IS a way! And it’s not as hard as you think. You probably already know that having a few extra meals in the freezer can be a huge boost to your well-being. Not only will you have […]