How I Create Healthy Family Meal Plan on a Budget?
How I create a healthy family meal plan on a budget using my recipe book and a loose template to help make the choices easier.
Make Your Own Homemade "Gatorade"
Now that the weather has warmed up, my boys are CONSTANTLY outside playing basketball, or at the rec center playing basketball, or at a friends playing
The Non Planner’s Guide to Menu “Planning” - I Heart Planners
As I shared in last week’s post, I haven’t traditionally been the greatest at meal planning. I love the idea of it, and I enjoy creating the plan, but I’m not so great at sticking to the plan! Also, when I plan out a week of meals at a time, I usually plan too much ... Read More about The Non Planner’s Guide to Menu “Planning”
Tomato Paste Saver
Most recipes call for only a small portion of tomato paste -- you use a tablespoon or two, and the rest invariably goes to waste. To save the remainder: Carefully open both ends of the can with a can opener. Remove one metal end, and discard it. Leave the other in place. Wrap the entire can in plastic wrap, and freeze overnight. The next day, use the metal end to push the frozen paste out the open end. Discard can, tightly rewrap unused portion, and store in freezer up to 3 months…
Red Beans and Rice with Sausage
Red Beans and Rice makes a super hearty weeknight meal your family will love! Red beans and rice has been one of our easy go to meals since the early years of our marriage. My sweet MIL shared this recipe with me years ago. She started making it when they lived in New Orleans for Medical School. It's an easy dinner in that you can always have all the ingredients on hand in your pantry. Served with some kind of vegetable...something green. I had to laugh...we had it the other night with green…
Easy Slow Cooker White Bean Soup Recipe - Budget Bytes
This Slow Cooker White Bean Soup practically makes itself! Just throw everything into the pot and press go for a thick, flavorful, and filling vegan soup.