Meal Planning – Your Way

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If you search for “meal planning” on YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, etc. you will find more than a few videos, posts, and ideas on the topic, however they don’t always discuss where to start and how to set yourself up for success.

What’s your why

In order to get started meal planning, you need to think about your “why”. Why do you need to meal plan? Do you need to meal plan so that you can save money by not running to the store every night or eating out? Do you need to meal plan so that your family can have a meal at home on busy nights? What is you “why” and it could be a combo of a few points.

I can tell you that my reason why started not only to save money, but I needed to not have to make one more decision after a long day of work. I also hated that my pantry, freezer, and fridge looked like a disorganized mess because I never knew what I had and when I was going to use it. It truly is a first world problem, but for my life to run more seamless, I need to put some home items on auto-pilot.

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Get To Know Us – Jess’ Favorites

It’s my turn. Here are some of of my favorite things that I shared over the last few weeks on our Instagram account. Check them all out on our profile here.

My Favorite Things

Favorite Drink – Bloody Mary MartiniIMG_20180506_211650_409

Favorite Holiday – 4th of July

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Easy Homemade Mini-Pizzas

Looking for a quick, super easy recipe that is perfect for when you want pizza but don’t want to spend the cash? I’ve got a great solution for you!

I found this amazing Five Minute Pita Pizza recipe and decided to give it a try. Usually I don’t buy into the “Five Minute Meal” craze but after reading through the instructions it looked pretty easy and I had all the ingredients so I was ready to go. Read More