Recipes · Time Management

Cook Once, Eat Twice {Pasta Edition}

I mentioned in my Menu Planning On A Budget video that I like to use the "cook once, eat twice" method. Planning ahead by cooking parts (or in this case, all) of one meal while working on another one saves time and helps me to execute my weekly menu plan. Here's an example of how this works… Continue reading Cook Once, Eat Twice {Pasta Edition}

Recipes · Time Management

One Batch of Meatballs – Two Meals

My husband requested meatballs for our supper menu last week. I had one big package of ground turkey from Costco in my freezer, and I decided to employ the cook once, eat twice strategy. I've heard the lovely Jen from Balancing Beauty and Bedlam talk about this strategy, but I've watched my mom let her freezer… Continue reading One Batch of Meatballs – Two Meals