Tag: Make Ahead

Simple Lentil Shepherd’s Pie

Simple Lentil Shepherd’s Pie

Need a hearty, flavorful, meatless dinner? Lentil Shepherds Pie is simple to make (one hour start to finish!), made with real food, and you can make it vegan or add some meat and use the lentils to stretch it!

Simple Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Simple Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Looking for something to make your spring mix or spinach salad amazing? Try our favorite balsamic vinaigrette. Homemade salad dressing is budget-friendly and this one is made with simple ingredients that take 2 minutes to whirr together!

Simple (Allergy-Free) Baked Oatmeal

Simple (Allergy-Free) Baked Oatmeal

A delicious, budget-friendly, allergy-free breakfast that you can make-ahead and use what you have on hand! Real food and simple to make.

How to Make Homemade Yogurt in the Instant Pot (Video Tutorial)

How to Make Homemade Yogurt in the Instant Pot (Video Tutorial)

Instant Pot yogurt is the simplest, least-fussy way I know how to make homemade yogurt. Learn how with this video tutorial, recipe, step-by-step photos, and tips!

Our Favorite (Stupid Simple) Salad

Our Favorite (Stupid Simple) Salad

Our go-to salad is a combination of the vegetables we love the best and the ones that costs the least amount of money. Get our formula below! These days, at least once a day, we eat salad. As my kids grew older, I started serving the fixings buffet-style. They top and dress their salads as desired. For us, this method makes it more fun and crowd-pleasing.

The Easiest Make-Ahead Sandwiches

The Easiest Make-Ahead Sandwiches

Two game-changers for packing lunches. Make ahead sandwiches that help us save money and eat healthy – plus tips for making healthier sandwiches!

Learn to Cook Dry Beans: 3 Ways

Learn to Cook Dry Beans: 3 Ways

3 Simple ways to cook dry beans from scratch using the stovetop, slow cooker, and Instant Pot. Plus our favorite bean recipes!

5-Minute Bone Broth: 3 Ways

5-Minute Bone Broth: 3 Ways

A simple, no-fuss process to make nourishing, practically free bone broth in 3 ways: on the stovetop, in the slow cooker, or in your Instant Pot.