Archive for the ‘ Grocery Shopping ’ Category

17 Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

Posted on November 16th, 2017 by Lisa Holcomb

Thanksgiving leftover recipes #thanksgivingleftoverrecipes #buildamenu #thanksgiving

What happens when Thanksgiving is over, but there’s still so many leftovers you just don’t know what to do with it all?  You don’t want to waste it, but you also don’t want to eat turkey until you are sick of it.  Sound familiar?  Probably sounds very familiar to you.  So, we have compiled 17 [&hellip

Family Friendly and Trim Healthy Mama Friendly Freezer Meal Plans

Posted on October 17th, 2017 by Karee

Welcome! If you’ve visited our site before, you know we’re all about meal planning. Our Premium Plan let’s our members easily build customized menus for their families, while our Done-4-You Plan sends ready-made menus directly to your inbox every week. No-muss, no-fuss. However, there’s another option our members have asked for and we’re happy to provide. [&hellip

Easy Lunch Ideas for Summer

Posted on May 31st, 2017 by Marla Schultz

School is wrapping up soon and for many of us that means no more packing school lunches for a few months (did you hear that audible cheer from moms around the country?) I homeschool now, but I remember the struggle of deciding what to pack in their lunch everyday; and trying to keep it healthy–and [&hellip

Celebrate Spring with Pasta Primavera

Posted on March 21st, 2017 by Marla Schultz

Yesterday was the first day of primavera—spring—according to our calendars. I’m sure many of you are a bit skeptical as you shovel mountains of snow around your home from that recent blizzard. Warm weather seems somewhere in the distant future. You know it will arrive someday, but you can’t quite imagine spring at the moment. For [&hellip

How to Feed a Family of 8 on $800 a Month

Posted on February 21st, 2017 by Marla Schultz

How to Feed a Family of 8 on $800 a Month

Did you know, according to the USDA, a family of eight on the thrifty plan spends an average of $269 a week? * Using the moderate plan, they could spend approximately $369 a week.* That’s, approximately, $38 to $53 a day. $1140 to $1593 a month–wow! Despite the word “thrifty” being used for the lowest [&hellip

Meal Planning for Couples

Posted on February 14th, 2017 by Marla Schultz

Meal Planning for Couples

Meal planning and budgeting as a couple? “Why?” You ask. “It’s much easier to grab fast food, dine out, or just buy a day’s worth of food at the local grocery store. After all, there are only two of us right?” That’s one way to look at it and, perhaps, you’re content with the amount [&hellip

Simplify and Save

Posted on January 11th, 2017 by Marla Schultz

Simplify and save on Build a Menu

Simplify and save. Downsize. Eliminate. Words that seem to pop up frequently in the media as a new year begins. But how do they relate to our weekly menu planning and grocery shopping? Easily. Clutter, excess, and waste can happen anywhere—including the kitchen. How often do you open your fridge and find brown or wilted vegetables [&hellip