Make Quick Fix Meals To Save Time

Choose Quicker Meals to Save Time | Life as MOM

This month we’re looking at ways to save time in the kitchen. If you’re just tuning in, be sure to check the previous posts. Today’s time-saving tip is somewhat of a no-brainer. Want to save time in the kitchen? Then choose quick-cooking meals! Duh. {smacks head} I confess, and my husband would be able to […]

Make a Salad Bar to Save Time

Make a salad bar to save time | Life as MOM

Prep all the ingredients for a salad bar and your mealtime prep will come together quickly and easily. I love salads. I’m a salad girl. I could eat salad all the live long day. Except…. when I feel too lazy to prep the ingredients. Making a salad is not difficult, but laziness gets in my […]

9 Ways to Make Your Week Better

9 ways to make your week better

Sunday is a big deal. Because, as you know, Monday follows it. And then the rest of the week. The tone you set on Sunday night and Monday morning can carry over through the rest of the week, helping you feel on the ball or behind the 8-ball, as the case may be. What you do to […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #26

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #26 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with flautas, chicken sandwiches, chicken and wild rice bake, tortellini soup, and beef stew. Easy Chicken and Cheese Flautas The school year is in full swing right about now, but it doesn’t show signs of slowing down, does it? At least […]

Use Spice Blends to Save Time in the Kitchen

use spice blends to save time in the kitchen

There’s no doubt about it. Busting out the measuring spoons takes time. It adds minutes to your kitchen prep time. Wouldn’t it be so much easier just to open a packet of commercial seasoning mix? No measuring! Well, as you may know, my heart belongs to homemade. I think that in most cases, homemade tastes […]

Simplify Your Meals to Save Time in the Kitchen

simplify your meals to save time

Today’s Day 3 of Kitchen Time Savers. All month I’ll be sharing ways that you can save time in the kitchen. There has been more than one occasion when I’ve planned a huge, elaborate meal that took hours to pull off. Oh, sure, I do this for holiday meals. A lot of people do. But, […]

Plan Your Meals to Save Time in the Kitchen

Plan Your Meals to Save Time in the Kitchen

Do you know what your next meal will be? If you don’t, now would be a good time to start thinking about it. That’s really what meal planning is. Eventually you plan your meal — even if it means making the decision to drive through In-N-Out Burger. It’s a plan, even if you created it […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print and Cook #25

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #25 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with club sandwiches, broccoli and cheddar soup, pan pizza, meatballs with mashed potatoes and gravy, and cheddar and leek potato bake. The Spring Street Club Sandwich THAT is one good sandwich. I could eat that for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Super […]