October Freezer Cooking: The Plan

At the end of last week I found that I had accumulated a lot of food. Fellow grocery geeks will remember the co-op haul that I brought home. Talk about being rich in rice cakes! Then, because we were out of dairy, I ran to Costco to get milk and cheese on Saturday morning. Yes, […]

Crazy Woman Freezer Cooking

Can I give you some tips when it comes to freezer cooking and/or cooking in general? 1. Don’t plan on a lot of cooking for the freezer on the day of your daughter’s birthday when you’ve promised her a beautiful fairy cake and a dress shopping trip. You will only stress yourself out because there […]

Organizing the Freezer (Freezer Days Q & A)

I’ve just started venturing into the world of freezer cooking (thanks to you!) and now I have a freezer that is just in complete disarray. I want to be organized and make it easy to find things. How do you organize your freezers? (fridge as well as big deep freeze). Any helpful tips would be appreciated! Thanks. — Lindsay […]

Surviving Back to School Time with Freezer Cooking

The following is a guest post from Tricia of Once a Month Mom: I have found that in my years of freezer cooking that August and September are by far, the most popular months of the year for people to take up freezer meal planning and cooking. I refer to this season as the “Mom […]

Freezer Cooking Daze: Back to School

Ready to get your freezer cooking on? This weekend we’ll be talking about what you can freeze and how to make it work for you during the busy school year. Personally, I’ve got a major brain freeze this week as I’ve been editing the Cookbook manuscript all week. Can’t wait to show you the book! […]

Freezer Cooking from the Pantry

I used to think that I had to do a big grocery trip in order to do batch cooking. I learned differently recently. On Friday I shared my recent cooking plan. To prep a variety of foods to store in the freezer was the goal, but I was going to do it without grocery shopping. […]

A Make-Ahead Freezer Cooking Swap (Guest Post)

The following is a guest post from Devon: Freezer cooking is such an appealing concept; cook once a week and have your dinners ready to go for the next seven days. In practice, however, stocking the freezer can be difficult depending on your season of life. Dedicating an entire day each week to planning, shopping, […]

Ask the Readers: What’s Your Favorite Thing to Freeze?

Freezer cooking or batch cooking can be a huge asset to a busy family. Cooking meals in advance and storing them in the freezer for later reheating can  save time, money, and unnecessary trips through the drive-thru. But, a common question I hear is what are some good recipes? I thought this would be a […]