DIY Freezer Butter Cookies

Freezer Cooking : Freezer Butter Cookies Recipe. Make and freeze cookie dough in advanced. Pop a few out of the freezer and bake when a sweet tooth strikes. Fresh baked cookies each time without all the work!

Homemade freezer cookie dough is a really good idea. I’m not patting myself on the back here since I didn’t invent the concept, but more so wondering why I’d never thought to do it before! Store-bought sweets can be pretty expensive! And making homemade cookies from scratch each time you want them can be a […]

My Weekly Meal Prep

Frugal Living Secret: Weekly Meal Prepping. Doing a weekly meal prep helps me save money and time in the kitchen.

I’ve mentioned my weekly meal prep several times on the blog, but I realized that I’ve never actually shown you what I do during these cooking sessions. I managed to get some pictures in while I was halfway through the process, so I figured I’d give you a peek into what my weekly meal prepping […]

15 Make-Ahead Breakfast Recipes

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Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but often the most challenging. Personally I don’t always make time to eat breakfast – even though I should. But I am far more likely to do so if it’s prepared ahead of time and easy for me to grab and go. This is why I […]

Freezer Cooking: $0.24 Microwavable Pasta Lunch Packets

Freezer Cooking Recipes: $0.24 Microwavable Pasta Lunches

I’m a fan of easy freezer cooking recipes, convenience and inexpensive meals. So I combined all of these qualities and turned them into a metaphorical super soldier of sorts and came up with this: Yep, the price you see is indeed accurate. These freezable pasta lunches come in at just $0.24 per serving. Not only […]

Bake-Ahead Eggs to Save Time and Money

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For the last few weeks I’ve been baking eggs in muffin tins as soon as I come home from the grocery store. It’s now part of my weekly routine and it’s likely to stay that way for a while since my husband looks forward to his homemade egg “mcmuffins” almost every morning. You’ll need:  – […]

Using the Assembly System to Stay Organized while Freezer Cooking

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Freezer cooking is one of my favorite ways to save money. Hands down. It’s usually quite inexpensive, it allows us to eat a home-cooked meal even when I’m too busy to cook and there’s just a sense of accomplishment in stocking your freezer ahead of time. But the clean up is killer. There have been […]

Crockpot Freezer Meals

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I embarked on a short freezer cooking adventure last weekend. I created four crockpot freezer meals in under an hour. I just had to do the work once and dinner was taken care of for the better part of the week. It was glorious.   Typically, I would’ve doubled or tripled the recipes to maximize my […]