Whether you're trying to save money or just avoid the daily "What's for dinner?" quandry, experts say meal planning is the answer. If you shop with a meal plan you'll spend less. If you have a meal plan, you'll avoid the stress of making that decision on a daily basis. But where to start?
Print out a blank calendar for each month in 2013. Write down every meal you cook/serve that month. Then in 2014, your entire year's meal plan will be done for you! At least, the basic outline. I can't imagine it wouldn't need a little tweaking, but at least you're not starting over from scratch!
Here's my favorite place to print a free calendar: Calendars That Work
First entry in 2013? Ham, black-eyed peas and cornbread.
Monday, late post, money saving madness - The roads were terrible coming home from Spokane. It snowed so much when we were there and was very, very cold. We came home to 27 degrees here, wh...