URS: Freezer-Friendly Recipes

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Today’s topic for URS is “Freezer-Friendly Recipes.” My deep freeze is one of my very best friends. As I expand my recipe horizons and play with more of our favorite dishes, freezer cooking has become more and more a way of life at our house. Our family’s life is super busy and it would seem […]

Freezer Cooking with Bone-In Chicken Breast (Recipe: Chicken Bacon Sub)

One of my favorite ingredients for freezer cooking is chicken. And since our family prefers white meat, I often buy bone-in chicken breasts. While boneless, skinless chicken breasts are certainly more convenient, chicken on the bone has a richer taste, and the cost is much lower than the boneless version. Since I got twenty pounds […]

More Ground Beef Freezer Meals

With my second round of June’s freezer meals, I used about ten pounds of ground beef to make: Seasoned Taco Meat – This makes for an easy dinner, just add toppings and tortillas or taco shells. I store the meat in plastic containers. Chili – As a freezer meal, this is quick to reheat later […]

Freezer Cooking with Ground Beef and Turkey (Recipe: Lawnmower Taco)

Lawnmower Taco | Life as MOM

My fourth son is rather picky. This is his very favorite meal in the whole wide world: Lawnmower Taco. It is pretty fab, if I do say so myself. And very freezer-friendly. For more budget-friendly foods that kids love, go here. As I mentioned earlier this week, I planned several freezer meals using ground beef […]

Grocery Geek Presents: Shopping for Bulk Cooking

As you know by now, I love to go grocery shopping. I love to find good deals. And I love my freezer. Put them all together and you have one happy mom. Well, sorta. I mean it’s work. Each of those things by itself is work. Don’t get me wrong. But, having them all come […]

Share Your Freezer Cooking Plan!

Time to get cooking, friends! I hope you’re game for a little work this weekend and a lot of leisure in the weeks to come. Freezer cooking is an excellent way to “buy yourself some time.” Watch this freezer cooking vlog to get an idea of what you can accomplish in three hours’ time. You […]

My June Freezer Cooking Plan

This week, I’m trying to take some of my own advice and cook up some easy summertime meals to stash in the freezer. In months past I’ve crammed it all into one or two days, but this time I’m taking a different approach. Those two days of craziness always paid off, but I felt like […]