Since it is still a trillion degrees down here in Texas, I’m still boycotting the use of my oven as much as possible. For this week’s no-oven meal plan, I’m using using my Crockpot, pressure cooker (some of y’all have an Instant Pot), and my hubby will do some grilling. You’ll notice Friday is missing: we’re taking our neighbor out… Read More August 21st No-Oven Meal Plan
Summer is in full swing down in Texas, and it is H-O-T. The temps have been hovering around the 80s and 90s, which doesn’t sound that bad….until you see the heat index is 111 degrees! It’s that thick, heavy, so-hot-you-can’t-breathe, kind of heat. It’s awful. Not only do the stifling temps force us to live… Read More July 24th Meal Plan: Beat the Heat with These No-Oven Meals!
After a busy last week filled with holidays, mechanics, plumbers, birthday parties, and traveling, I’m back with this week’s meal plan! In my very first blog post, I mentioned how about once a month I like to make a big pot of beans and use those in recipes throughout the week. I don’t really have a… Read More July 10th Meal Plan
So, last week I didn’t post my weekly meal plan. That’s because I didn’t have one…eek! As a serious planner with a touch of OCD, that was kind of hard for me! Here’s what happened: My 18 month old was staying with my mom and dad for three days last week, and Chase and I… Read More June 26th Meal Plan
Well we are almost into the full on summer season! If you live in Texas, that means absolutely nothing since we’ve been hovering around 95 degree temps for the past few months. But, with summer comes strawberries! And they’re on sale at HEB this week for 97 cents a pint! Which clearly means I’ll be taking advantage and… Read More June 12th Meal Plan + Grocery Lists + Strawberries Galore!
My very first blog post was an intro to how I feed my family of 3 for about $300 a month. I’m not going to lie…sometimes I nail my grocery budget, and sometimes I go over. Most of the time the reason I go over is because of impulse buys. The solution: meal planning. We’ve… Read More A Beginner’s Guide to Meal Planning