My Summer 10 Meal Menu

10 meal menu

It’s been a while since I posted a meal menu. We like to grill a lot in the summer, so my favorite chef is preparing several side dishes for us this time around.

I’m excited, because we’re trying out a two new pasta salad recipes this time. Obviously we won’t be freezing those. We also won’t freeze the enchilada casserole, chicken salad or rice, black bean and corn salad.


Emeril’s Macaroni Salad

Gemelli […]

Change a Bad Habit and Save Money in 30 Days ~ Update

So… You haven’t heard from me in a while and I must confess that I am miserably failing my challenge to change our family’s eating out habit and save money in 30 days.

We did super good during the first week. I prepared a bunch of freezer cooking meals and we disciplined ourselves to eat every meal at home using mostly ingredients already in the home. Week two hit and my family revolted. They’d had […]

Change a Bad Habit and Save Money in 30 Days ~ Use what you’ve got!

Here’s the next installment to my 30 day quest to change a bad habit {aka eating too much fast food}, save money and eat healthier. How are you doing so far? I’m hanging in there. Bad habits can be hard to break, especially on days when you’re tired and hungry and the forbidden fruit is hanging very low on the branch. So far I’ve resisted the urge to pick it.

If you’ve joined me on […]

Menu Plan to help change a Bad Habit and Save Money in 30 Days

menu plan

Yesterday, I shared about my family’s bad eating out habit and how I plan to fix it so we can eat healthier and save money. Have you joined us in our challenge yet?

The assignment for yesterday was for you to decide on a length for your challenge and to write down a menu plan.

3 Reasons Why You Should Have a Menu Plan

Maybe planning a menu is foreign to you. I’ll admit, […]