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Queso Fundido Makes for Great Tacos

Queso Fundido Recipe | Life as Mom

Queso Fundido is a delicious dish of spicy sausage and melted cheese. It makes for a great, freezer-friendly taco filling that your whole crowd will love.  I feel like I can say I’ve now achieved “mature woman” status. I’ve got recipes that I’ve been making for over 20 years. How is that possible? If memory […]

The Chocolate Cheesecake Recipe That Makes a Great Party Starter

This easy chocolate cheesecake mixes up quickly and easily. Delicious and rich in flavor, it makes a great special event dessert.

7 Real Food Freezer Meals Your Family Will Love

Want to prepare wholesome family dinners but can’t find the time? Check out these real food freezer meals your whole family will love. When I was a child, I coveted the Goldfish crackers, chips, sodas, and Lunchables that the cool kids’ moms packed in their lunch. While I loved tuna salad in a pita pocket, I didn’t […]

Easy Make-Ahead Garlic Bread

Enjoy fresh garlic bread any night or day when you have a stash of this Easy Make-Ahead Garlic Bread in the freezer. So good and easy! It is a humble dish. It doesn’t get much attention. Sometimes it’s an afterthought at the checkstand, when one passes the baskets of foil wrapped logs waiting to be […]

A Month of Freezer-Friendly Meal Plans

Do your future self a favor and fill the freezer with a few extra meals to please the family and buy you some time. This Month of Freezer-Friendly Meal Plans will set you up right. Over 20 years ago I was listening to a radio program — remember radio? — and I heard about this thing […]

Freezer Meal Gifts How-to

Freezer meal gifts are some of the best you could give! Not only are you telling someone you love them by feeding them, you’re also buying them free time. Food is my love language. Take me out to eat, buy me some fun groceries, bring me dinner: you’ve got my love and devotion. It should […]

A Cheat Sheet for Freezing Baked Goods

Easy Chocolate Cookie Recipes | Life as MOM

Ready to get baking for the holidays? Here’s a cheat sheet for freezing your holiday baked goods. Make them now and enjoy them later. Ever pull something out of the freezer and find that it’s covered in a thin crust of ice? Ever thaw a loaf of banana bread to find that it’s gone mushy and weird? […]

Freezer Cooking: What Can You Freeze and Still Enjoy?

Freezer meals have changed over time. Now they are diverse and versatile and super easy to make. Wondering what can you freeze? Here’s what: Carnitas Soft Tacos with Fresh Guacamole Often when people hear the words, freezer meal, they imagine a cold, hard slab of a casserole covered in ice crystals. Ick. Makes freezer cooking […]