Can I Cook a Frozen Meal in the Slow Cooker?

“Is it safe to put a freezer meal in the crock pot?” “Can I put frozen chicken breasts in the slow cooker?” When it comes to freezer meals, this is a very common question we get from readers and at speaking events. I think it’s a common question because there

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Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 “Stock Up and Save” (4.20.18)

Around here, we are knee deep into creating, planning, and testing recipes for our second cookbook all about freezer cooking. If you are new around here, we really love freezer cooking. In fact, we love it so much, we published a cookbook called From Freezer to Table. As we are

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Life Lessons From a Broken Fridge

For the past 40 days, we have essentially been living without a fridge. While I’ve shared tidbits about this in Instagram stories and in our weekly email, I haven’t take the time write about the appliance drama unfolding in our home. I will say, I’ve learned some very adulting-type-lessons that

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mac and cheese in the instant pot

Whole Wheat Mac and Cheese in the Instant Pot

This Instant Pot Whole Wheat Mac and Cheese recipe takes just 18 minutes from start to finish, dirties only one pot, and tastes creamy and delicious! Plus, it’s made with all real food ingredients. It was 5:30 p.m. and my kids were starving. I was finishing up a work project

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