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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! This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase through a link, I may receive a small portion of the sale at no […]

A Month of Fabulous Fall Meal Plans is Here!

Enjoy the season with A Month of Fabulous Fall Meal Plans, designed to help you shop, prepare, and devour great seasonal menus made with real food, real easy. The kids want to eat. You need to pick up the dry cleaning, pick up the dog from the vet, and grab some groceries. But, not before […]

A Month of Comfort Foods Meal Plans

Ready to make things easy in the meal planning department? Get this Month of Comfort Foods Meal Plans and let me do the work for you! Serve a meal that you know the family loves tonight! I love the little happy dance that my kids do when they hear that what’s on the menu is something […]

Freezer Cooking Basics: What You Need to Fill the Freezer

Want to skip the processed frozen foods and make your own? I got ya covered with the low-down on freezer cooking basics so you eat well and save money. This post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase through one of these links, I am paid a small advertising fee. Thanks for supporting […]

Homemade Chicken Pot Pie Recipe (Freezer-Friendly)

Chicken Pot Pie | Life as Mom

Chicken Pot Pie is a sure-fire favorite at my house. Flaky, buttery crust surrounds chicken, vegetables, and a delectable homemade gravy for delicious comfort food. Years ago when I had my second baby I was surrounded by good cooks who spoiled me once the baby was born. This Chicken Pot Pie was the first homemade […]

Cook Once, Eat Three Nights – Fancy Tricks to Save You Time

Can you picture a scenario where you cook once and eat three nights in row without a lot of extra work? I’ll show you how! If you get my weekly Tip Sheet, you know that occasionally I ask for your feedback on things that impact our lives as Moms. While I love getting to write […]

How can YOU save money on food costs?

Looking for ways to save money on food costs? The answer may be closer than you think. The solution is only as far away as your kitchen cupboards. I’m often asked what is the best trick for folks who want to save money on food costs. There are so many clever ideas floating on the […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #8 (The Chicken Plan)

Make the most of your time and resources with this winner chicken dinners meal plan featuring easy, budget-friendly, kid-approved recipes. Chicken Pot Pie is probably one of my kids’ top meals. There are rarely any leftovers. They request it often. My only hesitation is that there are several steps to making it. I solve this problem […]