The following post is from Shaina of Food for My Family and Olmanson Photography: I was reading Mandi’s post about why meal planning doesn’t always work last week and kept nodding my head in agreement. No matter how organized I am, I end up dropping the ball or having a terrible day where I didn’t […]
While most of my preparing-for-baby tasks have more to do with the blog or house projects, freezer cooking is on my list as well, and I finally got a plan typed up so that I can (hopefully!) knock it out in just a day or two in the next month or so. I’m sharing the […]
Shhh, don’t tell anybody I said this, but…meal planning doesn’t always work. Sometimes I plan out a full menu, buy everything I need for each dish…and we end up eating carryout three nights in a row anyway. (Well, not really because we live in the middle of the boonies, but if we could, we would!) […]
The following post is from Kate of Modern Alternative Mama: My fourth baby was just born. I’m honestly not doing a lot of cooking at this time. But you know, my kids — they still want to eat! Can’t seem to get around that one. My husband likes to eat too (although at least he […]
There are plenty of posts around the blogosphere about why you should take the time to plan your menu, but we’re going to look at the top ten reasons you shouldn’t: 10. You’re a non-comformist by nature, and since meal plans are popular, you refuse to give in.
Today’s Day 2 of the Simplify for Fall Challenge, and we’re tackling the kitchen and meal plan! Here’s my plan: Kitchen My kitchen is not especially cluttered. I tend to declutter it often and somewhat ruthlessly, so the drawers and cabinets aren’t overflowing or anything.
It’s been a while since I’ve posted about Plan to Eat, but our family still uses it almost every week for our meal planning and shopping list. If you’re not familiar with Plan to Eat, it’s an online meal planner that lets you create a Recipe Book from your favorite recipes and those you want […]
The following post is from Rachael of KitchenCourses.com: Weekdays are the worst, right? We wake up, rush around all day and are lucky if we get a word in edgewise with our family members. It’s easy to get bombarded with the every day chaos, and in the process miss out on a kiss from your […]
The following post is from Jessica of GoodCheapEats and LifeasMOM: We love to eat around here. Seriously and truly. Food is a big deal to the FishFam. We make memories around cooking and eating yummy messes together. And we love to embrace special foods each season. In winter it’s holiday feasts and special Christmas desserts. […]
I use Plan to Eat for all of my meal planning because I can simply drag meals from my recipe book to the menu planner and then the system automatically creates a shopping list for me…simple & easy, just the way I like it! Rachael’s guest post a couple weeks ago, How to Get Out […]