If you’re like me, and the thought of scrambling for dinner at 4:30pm with whatever is in the pantry seems unfathomable, consider the benefits of meal planning.
With meal planning, you don’t have to stress over what to cook every night. You also save yourself the time of running to the grocery each time you cook a meal, and the money you waste for buying items you don’t even need.
But don’t worry: This isn’t complicated. This is for the mom who just needs good ol’ paper and pen to jot down the ingredients for the week. The mom who may not always have time on her hands but is tired of serving the same things every night. The mom who groans when she finds expired food in the back of the pantry that she purchased and forgot all about.
So, are you ready to get in the habit of planning your meals? Let’s get to it: