How to Motivate Yourself to Make Dinner

Do you scroll through your Instagram feed and see beautiful homemade meals prepared by your friends? While they are sharing healthy, beautiful meals you are struggling to motivate yourself to make dinner. We've all been there. We barely make it out the door with the kids, work gets crazy, and then come home and the last thing we want to do is make dinner. When we’re sick or not feeling up to … [Read more...]

How to Menu Plan on a Budget

While it can be challenging to menu plan on a budget, it can be done. If you have a tight grocery budget, you can’t afford not to menu plan. When you don't know what's for dinner, you will find yourself eating out or making multiple trips to the store and spending extra money. If you've stumbled across this post it's probably because you have a limited grocery budget, and need to learn how to … [Read more...]

How to Make Dinner in 30 Minutes or Less

Do you struggle to come up with weekly dinner ideas every week? Is getting dinner on the table in less than 30 minutes (or even at all) one of your biggest challenges? Do you find yourself overspending at the grocery store because you don't have a dinner plan? Are you spending your entire afternoon in the kitchen? Have you ever noticed that when you go to a restaurant, it never seems to take as … [Read more...]

14 Days of Real Food Menu Ideas

It is hard to break old habits. One way I found success kicking the sugar habit was to replace it with healthy options in my home. If it wasn't around I wasn't tempted to make unhealthy choices throughout the day. If you are just getting started with the sugar challenge I've compiled fourteen days of sugar free meals to help you plan your menu. A few of these meals might need a small … [Read more...]

5 Simple Ways to Menu Plan

Many people I meet think they are spending too much on groceries every month. Years ago I was in the same position, spending over $800 dollars a month to feed a family of six. My biggest problem, lack of planning. I would go to the store each week with a small list of essentials- milk, diapers, bread and come home with hundreds of dollars worth of food we didn't need. This food would then sit … [Read more...]

$5 Meal Plan Service on Sale Today Only

You've probably seen me talk about the Costco Meal Plans created by my really good friend, Erin from $5 Dinners. Well, did you know that Erin and another great friend, Jim, have created a fantastic meal plan service to help you spend less time thinking, planning, and preparing grocery lists and meal plans while spending more time doing anything else? About the $5 Meal Plan Service: We will … [Read more...]