Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #36

Weekly Meal Plan and Grocery List #36 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with beef ragu, burritos, enchiladas, burgers, and pizza. Don’t you just love it when your kids get excited about what’s for dinner? It doesn’t always happen around here, but when it does, I’m pleased as punch, whatever that means. Historically, my […]

Eat at Home More Often

eat at home more often

Want to improve your family’s diet? Consider eating at home more often to save money, control ingredients, and enjoy the meal together. Over the last two to three weeks, we’ve done most of our eating at home. Part of that is due to the Pantry Challenge, but even during our Christmas vacation, we ended up […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #35

 Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #35 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with easy baked chicken, chicken salad, chicken gumbo, chile & cheese bake, and omelets. Ready for an easy week in the kitchen? I think this¬†week’s meal plan is just the ticket for easy meals. You’ll do some double-batch baking of chicken […]

How to Improve Your Family’s Diet

How to Improve Your Family

This is part 1 of a series designed to help you improve your family’s diet.¬† This post does include affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #34 (Features Pantry Staples)

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #34 (Features Pantry Staples) | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with meals featuring pantry staples — beans & rice, stone soup, pasta with red sauce, versatile rice bowls, and pancakes. Over on Good Cheap Eats I’m leading the Pantry Challenge brigade. Many families are banding together to use up what they […]

New Year’s Eve Meal Plan to Print & Cook

New Year

Looking for something special for your New Year’s Eve Celebration? We’ve gotcha covered with several appetizers, beverages, and desserts. One of our family’s favorite New Year’s traditions is to have a snacky dinner, or mocktail party. For years I’ve prepared a variety of finger foods and made that our dinner. Last year the kids took […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #33: All Slow Cooker Meals!

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #33: All Slow Cooker Meals!

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with a week of slow cooker meals. Are the kids on break now? Are you on break now? I suppose it depends on how you look at it. I, for one, am on break. Since we homeschool, my workload decreases during […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #32

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #32 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with baked chicken, crockpot enchiladas, slow cooker chili, Italian sausage & spicy tomato sauce over pasta, and lentil minestrone soup. Christmas is just ten days away? How did that happen?! We’ve got one full week of school and then almost two […]