Meal Prep Shortcuts

Dinner can be on the table in less time than you think, especially when you’ve got some quick and easy meal prep shortcuts in your bag of tricks. Love to cook? Or at least love to eat? You’re in good company. I’m so glad you’re here. Get frustrated when you run out of time to prep […]

Lunchbox Ideas and Inspiration

Need to pack a lunch? Make every day delicious with these lunchbox ideas that won’t break the budget, but will still help you eat well. DIY Protein Bistro Box It may be years since you went to school but you’re never too old to brown bag it. In fact, I’d argue that packing a meal […]

Mom Food: Meal Prep to Make Sure YOU Eat Well

Mom Food signifies food that YOU like. Here are some meal prep tips to make sure you get your Mom Food and eat well. There’s hardly a mom I know who won’t go to great lengths to make sure her kids eat well. Even if she indulges them in sugar-coated Choco-Bombs every once in awhile, […]

Instant Oatmeal Packets: How to Make Your Own

Instant oatmeal packets are a convenient breakfast on the go. They’re full of whole grains and dried fruit, making for a great breakfast. The best thing is that you can make them yourself! Oatmeal is a great breakfast. It’s full of whole grains which are good for digestion, heart health, and any number of other […]

Freezer Smoothies Make for Quick Snacks & Breakfasts

Build a stash freezer of freezer smoothies so that you can enjoy quick snacks and breakfasts without having to clean the blender every day! Do your kids love the sweet taste of smoothies? Do you love how smoothies lend themselves to life on-the-go — and how you can hide vegetables in them without the kids […]

Weekly Meal Prep: Get the FREE Planning Page

Meal prep is not just for hipsters and body builders. In fact, all savvy home cooks should be prepping food in advance to use throughout the week. It makes life easier! You know that I love my freezer. Soooo much so that I wrote a cookbook chock full of freezer-friendly recipes. Make ahead makes me […]

How to Organize Your Meal Prep for Quick & Easy Dinners

Meal prep can be crazy when you’re a mom. Baby’s crying, kids are grumpy, everyone’s hungry. Organize your meal prep so the witching hour isn’t so witchy. Meal prep is a daily gig for most of us, but it can get harried. Maybe you’re busy from morning right until dinner time. Maybe dinner time rolls around […]

8 Quick Meal Prep Ideas for the New Week

Want to make meal times easier this week? Check out these quick meal prep helps that will take you just an hour. It’s Sunday afternoon. I know that we have a busy week ahead. What can I do now to make the rest of the week easier? I can spend an hour in the kitchen. Say what? […]