Chocolate Banana Bread Muffins: Gluten Free, Dairy Free

Vitacost was having a great deal on Enjoy Life chocolate chips, so I had to buy some.  Of course, this is Arizona in the summer, so temps often top out above 100 degrees.  Yep, you guessed it, my mini chocolate chips came partly melted and clumped together.  So, I was determined to find a way […]

Freezer Cooking #2, June 2018

Grass-fed ground beef was on sale at Sprout’s this week for $3.99 a pound, so I decided to stock the freezer some more.  With six pounds of beef, I made: Mexican Meatloaf Cupcakes (24 of them) Italian Vegetable Soup (2 family-size meals and 3 small ones for lunches for me) Beef Hash (1 meal.  We’ve not tried this […]

Freezer Cooking June 2018

My mom is still in town, so I took advantage of that to have a freezer cooking session.  I want to stock the freezer because if we do begin ABA therapy, the office is 40 minutes from us, so I know we will be in the car A LOT, and it feels like we’re already […]

Homeschool Review Crew: My FreezEasy

This post contains affiliate links which help support Mom’s Plans. UPDATE:  This weekend only (4/21 – 4/22/18), My FreezEasy is having a Fiesta Sale.  Get a monthly subscription on sale for $10 instead of the usual $12 and get a yearly subscription for $95 instead of the usual $120.  This is a great time to […]

Weekend Bulk Cooking, April 8, 2018

I’ve designated Sunday as a bulk cooking day/weekday meal prep day.  I tried bulk cooking two weeks ago and last weekend, and it worked great. This post contains affiliate links. This week, grass-fed beef was on sale, so I bought three large packages.  I ended up making Taco Soup (from My FreezEasy), Italian Meatballs (with gluten […]

Weekend Food Prep Experiment: The Answer to the Quest for More Time?

I love freezer cooking, but lately, it hasn’t been the best fit for our family.  (Argh!  Can you believe I said that?)  I love, love, love freezer cooking, but maybe for this season of our lives, it’s not working. Big Freezer Cooking Session Problems In recent months, I’ve run into some difficulties with freezer cooking: […]

Freezer Cooking Plan, January, 2018

We are blessed to have my mom here visiting for six weeks.  However, her time here is almost over, and one of my goals before she leaves is to stock the freezer with meals to last us the next two to three (or four) months.  We are finally finished with all the freezer meals I […]

Baking Freezer Cooking Session, December 19, 2017

As I posted on Instagram, all three of my kids went down this week with the flu.  There was a lot of laying on the couch and watching TV or sleeping.  I took advantage of that time and had a little freezer cooking baking session.  When it was all done, I had made the following: […]

MyFreezEasy Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sale!

Our schedule is so busy that freezer meals are an essential part of our lifestyle.  I’ve been freezer cooking since my girls were young.  I find doing so is even more important now because I’m so busy driving the kids to activities and various therapies. I serve freezer meals about two to three times a […]

Are You Making One and Freezing One with MyFreezEasy?

This post contains affiliate links. Are you joining in with MyFreezEasy to make one, freeze one?  (This post has more details about the make one, freeze one challenge.) Tonight, we had the Slow Cooker Tex Mex Chili from the Slow Cooker plan.  Everyone in my family loved it, and I have another one in the […]