This week on Sunday Night Live with Ruth Ann, over on my Facebook Page, we are prepping 3 vegetarian freezer meals.
Lentil soup, Twice Baked Potatoes, and Easy Mac N Cheese are on the prep menu for Sunday night!
Tip of the day- how to dice onions.
It sounds simple enough, right? Just cut it up… I used to always dice up my onions by cutting them in half and placing the flat side down, then cut one way and then the other. When I would get to the end I was holding, the chunks would get bigger and uneven as there was less to hold onto.
Our Weekly Meal Plan – March 12th
Getting back into a regular routine with school back in and my Sculpt menu plan in place. This week’s menu is mostly from our freezer with a few fresh food purchases.
Sunday Meal Prep – Easier meals this week! This week I chose to cheat a little and also have much of my meal prep done ahead in the freezer. My meal prep is done for all of our meals, so there are some breakfast, lunch, supper and snack preparations happening in this post each week. … Read more
Okay, a little late to the party this week. We spent the weekend away in PEI (blog post coming about our Weekend Wanders) and we have been eating out of the freezer for the past 2 days. So today is Meal Prep Wednesday! By eating what we have had on hand for the past few … Read more
Planning: Go through flyers for best prices. Also check online for specials at local butchers, farmer’s markets, bakeries and shops. Check freezer, fridge, pantry and make as many meals as possible with these items and items on sale this week. Make menu and shopping list. MENU: I usually use this format to plan. Not assigning … Read more
I have decided to start a separate weekly Meal Prep post with pics and details, here is the list of what I did. If you want to see my Meal Plan, CLICK HERE. I spend roughly 3 to 4 hours on Sunday prepping food for the week. This makes meals during the week so quick and easy. It is worth it to have everything ready.
Organize: Create A Snack Station When I go to my pantry and find half empty boxes, where I thought there were full boxes, it makes me so frustrated. When you have children who are independent, they will often leave a mess of empty or unsealed bags in their wake. By creating a location in a pantry … Read more
Basic Meal Planning Template Download Meal planning is a great money saver and waste reducer. If you have a hard time sticking to a meal plan, then this style planner may work for you. DOWNLOAD Meal Planner Go through your freezer, pantry and fridge each week and write down meal options in each of the … Read more
This Greek Quinoa Salad is a staple in our house. We make it almost weekly and sometimes use pasta instead of Quinoa. My kids both LOVE olives! This salad is always a year-round hit in our house and my oldest son takes it for lunch at school. He will eat it every day if I … Read more