5 Tips on How to Create a Meal Planning Pantry [with a free Pantry Essentials Checklist & 5 Pantry Meal-Kit Recipes]

5 Tips on How to Create a Meal Planning Pantry [with a free Pantry Essentials Checklist & 5 Pantry Meal-Kit Recipes]

How to Create a Meal Planning Pantry: Life gets pretty busy as a family, and having a pantry stocked with some essential inventory items takes the pressure out of cooking. If you have the ingredients on-hand in your pantry, it goes without saying that meals are easier and quicker to prepare. I like having options on hand should an ingredient unexpectedly be unavailable, and prefer not to run out of ingredients that are on scheduled meal plan. Let your pantry be your guide for family meals! Includes a Pantry Essentials Checklist and 5 Pantry Meal-Kit Recipes for when you need something to eat in a pinch!

Creamy Homemade Tomato Soup in the Instant Pot

Creamy Homemade Tomato Soup in the Instant Pot

Make this delicious and comforting soup: Creamy Homemade Tomato Soup in the Instant Pot (Pressure Cooker). This homemade tomato soup is healthy, fast and easy to make, and freezer-friendly. Using canned San Marzano tomatoes and a few staples from the pantry and fridge, and you can always say you have the ingredients on hand to make this. Perfect served alongside some toast and cheese on a cool day. 

Tips for Weekly Meal Planning from a Working Mom

Tips for Weekly Meal Planning from a Working Mom

Tips for Weekly Meal Planning from a Working Mom. Getting dinner on the table with your family doesn't have to be a struggle. This week I'm giving you a peek inside of my kitchen to see how we meal plan each week as a busy household. We've sharing tricks, tips, and a work-week's worth of recipes (complete with a shopping list) to get a delicious healthy food ready in half an hour or less.

My Family's 15 Favourite Delicious & Easy Ground Beef Recipes

My Family's 15 Favourite Delicious & Easy Ground Beef Recipes

My Family's 15 Favourite Delicious & Easy Ground Beef Recipes. This collection of 15 family-friendly recipes focuses on a variety of ways to serve up humble ground (mince) beef! These recipes are for busy parents, use authentic ingredients, and are speedy, easy and ridiculously tasty. Featuring every-day ingredients you will likely already have in your fridge or pantry!

Asian Harvest Noodle Salad

Asian Harvest Noodle Salad

This Asian Harvest Noodle Salad is an easy recipe and healthy late summer that features vermicelli rice noodles and a homemade low calorie Asian dressing. Our family loves easy meals, and especially noodles for salad bases, making them a fun and kid-friendly meal. We also love that the harvest vegetables (peppers, carrots and gorgeous rainbow chard) in this side dish are versatile and can easily be used in more than one dish throughout the week to avoid food waste! And when it comes to using up those delicious and abundant harvest vegetables available in the late summer season, this sesame Asian salad dressing makes them taste about as amazing as you can imagine!