Love to Cook, Hate to Plan weekly menu 5/4 - 5/10

Happy Tuesday and Cinco de Mayo everyone! I was too busy celebrating Vaughn's birthday and forgot to post the weekly menu. Here's what I have planned for this week!  ...more

Beginner's Guide to Meal Planning

I get asked about meal planning a lot. I get asked about if it is easy, if it saves me money, if it saves me stress. Yes, yes, and yes. Meal planning is one of those skills that I am confident I rock at. ...more

Meal Planning to the Rescue!

Meal Planning to the Rescue!Story and photos by Angie Sutton, www.mothersapronstrings.com I love this time of year because it seems like we have an excuse for eating in a different way. Often we find ourselves dining at the picnic table outside or grabbing a bite on our tailgate at the ballpark. The central theme to these meals seems to be ease of preparation, portability and quick to eat! ...more

Best Burger Recipes

Summer time is grill time in our family. And the classic cheeseburger makes its appearance on our weekly menu plan at least once every couple weeks, if not more. ...more

Sunday Dinner Ideas

I love the idea of Sunday Dinner. The family gathered around the table enjoying a meal that was loving homemade. I know, it seems a bit Mayberry-ish, but that's kind of what I like. A throwback to simpler times. ...more

Five Ideas for On the Go Meals

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Secret Taco Recipe

The Coach and I have a running joke – every time I ask him for a dinner idea, he says tacos. I know, this probably doesn’t seem all that funny to you, but it came about because he asked me to make tacos so often....more