4 PM around my house is either easy or it’s stressful and that all comes down to whether or not I’m using a menu plan for the week. What about you? In today’s podcast, Rhonda and I talk about various ways you can meal plan efficiently to save your time and money each day.
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In Today’s Episode We Talked About:
- DIY Menu Planning with Pinterest
- Menu Planning with a Subscription Service
- Stocking you cabinets with staple items and then cleaning out your fridge, freezer and pantry over a week’s time.
Resources Mentioned in Today’s Episode:
Free Printable Menu Planner- Here are the Thrifty Little Mom free printable menu planners that you can use to menu plan from Pinterest or your own cookbooks.
Frontera Sauces- I keep these sauces around in my pantry to add instant flavor to rice and beans or any pantry/freezer throw together meal. Here’s how I use this sauce to make the worlds easiest white chicken chili.
Archer Farms Sauces- I also keep these Archer Farms sauces in the pantry for a quick does of flavor to my rice and bean dinners. The one pictured is Butter Chicken and this is my recipe.
We also mentioned a few of our favorite salad recipes in the show so here are links to those posts!
If you enjoyed today’s podcast we love to hear about it in the comments section below! If you have any ideas or suggestions for future episodes please send me an email kim @ Thrifty Little Mom . com!
Kim’s is the party planning, cupcake loving, celebration catalyst behind the Thrifty Little Mom Blog. Kim was a pro event planner for over 7 years before she became a full-time blogger. Kim is the author of: Live, Save, Spend, Repeat: The Life You Want with the Money You Have. She’s been featured on Time.com, Money.com, Good Housekeeping, Women’s Day and more! Kim aims to inspire you to create parties, celebrations and gatherings that everyone loves!