5 Easy Ways to Fill the Freezer

Easy ways to fill the freezer

Freezer cooking has been a lifesaver for me on a number of occasions. It started back when I was pregnant with my first child when I could come home from teaching and serve a hot meal to me and my hubby without a lot of fussing in the kitchen. It continues today now that I’ve […]

Fill the Freezer to Save Money (Frugal Friday)

Basic Freezer Meal Plan with Shopping List | Life as MOM

Fill the freezer with premade meals in order to save money on groceries as well as time and effort throughout the month. I’ve been cooking like a madwoman this week. Well, Monday and Tuesday, anyway. Last month during the Pantry Challenge, I emptied much of our reserve food storage. The deep freeze was emptied and […]

Fill the Freezer with Easy Recipes for Summer

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Take a few hours out of your week to fill the freezer with a few pre-made items. It will make summer suppers that much easier. The nature of bulk cooking is that you spend a few hours in the kitchen, prepping multiple meals to stash in the freezer for a future date. This is a […]

Getting Your Kitchen Ready for Vacation (Eat Well, Spend Less)

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Get your kitchen ready for vacation by dealing with the food you might be leaving behind. You’ll waste less and save money, too. With “summer recess” in full gear, it’s time to think of vacations. Whether you’re having a staycation or a full-blown trip to some distant locale, vacations can be pricey, especially when it […]

Dinner on the Run (FREE Downloadable Freezer Cooking Plan)

Free Printable Dinners on the Run Freezer Cooking Plan with Grocery List | Life as MOM

Got busy nights this spring with school practices, recitals, and school events? Grab dinner on the run — from the freezer. If I thought April was busy, I think I’m in for a surprise with May. We’ve got end-of-the-year school things to wrap up, standardized testing, the end of the hockey season, hockey playoffs — […]

Breakfasts-on-the-Go (FREE Downloadable Freezer Cooking Plan)

Freezer Cooking Plan & Grocery List (Breakfasts on the Go) | Life as MOM

Looking for freezer cooking plans? After you download this plan, check out these other free printable plans. I realized sometime last week that April is a month of survival for me. There’s a lot going on in our household this month, so I devised a plan to make the month’s meals a little bit easier. […]

Protein-Style Dinners (FREE Downloadable Freezer Cooking Plan)

Protein Style Dinners (Free Printable Freezer Cooking Plan & Grocery List) | Life as MOM

Fill the freezer with a number of protein-rich meals to help pull dinners together in a snap. This freezer cooking plan shows you how. Last weekend I had the chance to give a talk about freezer cooking techniques as well as sign a bunch of cookbooks. It was quite a lot of fun. The event […]

Cold Weather and Company Dinners (FREE Downloadable Freezer Cooking Plan)

Free Printable Cold Weather & Company Dinners Freezer Cooking Plan with Grocery List | Life as MOM

Cold weather and fancy dinners sum up Valentine’s Day and the month of February. Plan ahead with this seasonal freezer cooking plan. Near the beginning of each month I spend some concentrated time filling the freezer. It might be a few hours to prep breakfasts for the coming weeks, or a full day to really […]