Cute Meal Prep Containers Can Make Your Life Better

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Meal Prep is when you prep full meals or meal components in advance. With a fridge stocked with ready-to-go meals, you’ll save both time and money. Here’s how to make it work for you. Busy days are sometimes planned. Sometimes they just happen to you. Either way, they tend to bring chaos with them. Chaos […]

How to Stick to Your Meal Plan

So, you’ve got your fancy meal plan of carefully chosen and paired recipes. Either you or a meal planning service put time and energy into said plan. So, do you know how to stick to your meal plan? Recipe: Santa Fe Salad Staring into the fridge, wondering what to make for supper? But, I thought you […]

Easy Breakfast Ideas to Save You Time in the Morning

bowl of oatmeal with toppings and milk

Serve up a breakfast buffet to save time in the morning. These easy breakfast ideas will help you get a great start on your day. Mornings can be rushed and busy. Breakfast can often be an after-thought, despite the fact that everyone KNOWS it’s the most important meal of the day. You find yourself rushing […]

Stock Your Pantry for Easy, Quick Desserts

Dessert can be amazingly simple and sweet, especially if you stock the pantry accordingly. Prepare for quick desserts so that you can treat guests — or yourself! — anytime. It can be fun to have friends and family over to hang out and enjoy a bite to eat. It’s even more fun when you’re so […]

How to Cut Pineapple Quickly & Easily

trimmed pineapple on white cutting board inside sheet pan

Take advantage of sales on fresh pineapple! Don’t be intimidated by the prickly fruit. Learn how to cut pineapple quickly and easily. To eat healthfully is to enjoy fresh fruit whenever you can. Fresh fruit tastes so much better than canned or frozen – particularly if you know how to prepare it. A fresh pineapple with […]

How to Cut Melon the Quick & Easy Way

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Knowing how to cut melon is a valuable skill to help you make the most of in-season produce and to facilitate a healthy diet. Here’s how to do it. You see a great deal on cantaloupe and watermelon. You want to take advantage of it, but what in the world do you do with it […]

Get Organized for the Week Ahead to Save Time & Money

Are you ready for the new week? What’s the status of your kitchen? Take these easy steps to get organized for the week ahead so you can eat well and save time and money. Quinoa Vegetable Salad With the new week beginning, now’s a great time to do a little prep work in the kitchen. In […]

How to Cheat in the Kitchen | Quick Kitchen Shortcuts

Find that you spend too much time in the kitchen? Believe it or not, there are some easy cheats, or quick kitchen shortcuts to save you some precious minutes. This post may contain affiliate links. When you make a purchase from those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising fees. As you must […]