What's for Dinner? Forgot to plan? What do you have? I had a few carrots, an onion, some celery, a small bag of potatoes, a little bacon, and some frozen chicken broth I'd had made a few weeks before. So, I made this soup --30 minutes prep time and 30 minutes … [Read more...] about Dinner from what you have on hand . . . .
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STOP throwing away food! It takes effort to plan, purchase, and use food before it expires. Here are some tips to help you waste less food. Meal Planning: THE Key to Reducing Food Waste Planning your meals, making a list, and buying only items on the list is the best way to … [Read more...] about Frugal Tip: Waste Less Food
Sometimes in life, things happen that affect your income, and you need to spend less money now! Here are some suggestions for QUICK, money-saving results. 1. Make a list of things you need, and buy only those things. Shopping can be enjoyable, but it shouldn't be your hobby. … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Spend Less Money NOW!
Make 3 meals in about an hour! Start meal planning with this simple beginners' plan. This quick and easy weekend meal prep will help you make an American-style hamburger meal, a Mexican-style taco meal, and an Asian-style stir-fry meal. These are inexpensive, easy to make, … [Read more...] about Weekend Meal Prep for Beginners
Meal Planning saves TIME! For me, the most tiring thing about cooking is THINKING about it. I'm tired at the end of the day. Do I have anything to cook? Did I need to thaw something (and did I forget to do it)? Orchestrating a meal at the last minute is exhausting. With a meal … [Read more...] about A Cheat Sheet for Weekly Meal Planning