Getting dinner made from scratch can be a total struggle for a busy lady like you, but it doesn’t have to be. With these 5 KILLER tips, you are going to have dinner on the table every night for you and your family.
Ok, so we know the drill to living a healthy lifestyle for both yourself and your family. Along with a healthy amount of exercise and physical activity, there’s a lot of focus on what foods we should be eating.
Less take-out and drive-thru windows. More homemade meals.
Even if I’m making a meal at home that’s covered in cheese and heavy cream, I still feel a million times better about feeding it to my family than I would picking up a burger and fries from a fast food joint. There’s just a peace of mind knowing what ingredients are going into mine and my kids’ bodies.
But, as you know, getting dinner on the table every single night can take a lot of effort. Between all the other responsibilities we have, there never seems to be enough time in the day, and ordering for pizza seems a whole lot easier.
There are errands to run. Practices to take kids to. Homework to help with. A house to clean. Dishes to do (which pile up even more if you’re cooking at home). It’s never-ending. Despite the busy-ness of life, I still manage to get dinner on the table every single night, and I thought I’d share my tips and tricks with you.
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5 Sure-Fire Ways to Make Sure You Get a Home-Cooked Meal on the Table Every Night
This is where the habit of getting dinner made every night begins. You may have the intentions of making dinner every night, but without an actual physical plan, it just won’t happen as smoothly as you hope for. Whether it’s in your calendar, a board in your kitchen, or a scrap piece of paper, it’s important to write it down.
Decide what you’ll be making for every single night. You can plan for a week or a month at a time, but you definitely want to have a full week planned out so you’re not stuck mid-week when life starts to get crazy.
For ideas on what to make, either go by what your family likes to eat or browse Pinterest for some ideas. This is my Dinner board on Pinterest, and it has a ton of great ideas to inspire you..
For the remaining 4 tips, PLUS A FREEBIE JUST FOR YOU, make sure you head on over to Super Healthy Kids where I’m spilling all the secrets that you’ve probably never heard before.
If you’re stumped for what to make for dinner, make sure you head to my Pinterest board for tons of inspiration!
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