So, life has been crazy, as it often is.
I'm getting back into the swing of writing again and I have this great new system.
I love the convenience of the crock pot, but I can't seem to gauge leftovers well.
I love the idea of pre-cooked meat that cooks up quickly with vegetables, but that stuff is expensive!
I love the freezer-to-crockpot method, but I can't always hit on recipes that please the carousel of picky kid eaters.
So, I have my own system: I get meat cheap on sale and freeze big portions.
Then at the beginning of the week, I cook a lot of meat. The first day, everyone gets a lot of protein and whatever vegetables I managed to sneak into the crock. The second day, I start getting creative with leftovers and use what I can on the days that are left.
It gives me a great deal of flexibility and the ability to work in my CSA (community supported agriculture) box each week.
So, cheers and enjoy!
Also, I'm going to throw a song I like at the heading of each week, because music lifts me up. <3