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Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (4.5.19)

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Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (1.25.19)

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Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our…
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Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (1.11.19)

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Our free real food Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (1.4.18)

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Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Stock Up and Save (9.17.18)

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Hello Fall! Is this not the most wonderful time of the year?!? Are you on Team Pumpkin Spice or Team No Pumpkin Spice? Here's what I need to tell you. No matter the team you are on, you are going to…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Stock Up and Save (9.10.18)

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Welcome back to another weekly menu plan. Each week we offer these free menu plans for you, our readers. Not only do we offer a menu plan each week, but it is a menu plan full of real food, freezer…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Stock Up and Save (9.3.18)

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Last week I gave two goals: make one freezer meal and use Table Talk Cards at one meal. How did those goals work for you? So, for this week I have a few more goals that you can try, but first let's…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Stock Up and Save (8.24.18)

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So, have you heard of our Table Talk Cards? Yeah, me too...sometimes I just forget about them, you know? However, the other day my precious in-laws were at our house for lunch and I whipped the Table…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Stock Up and Save (8.17.18)

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  It's no secret that we love freezer cooking. In fact, we wrote a cookbook on it called From Freezer to Table. Freezer cooking really does save you time, money, and sanity. Freezer cooking…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Stock Up and Save (8.10.18)

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The countdown to back to school is on. (Or have you already started?) If you lean in closely you can hear the collective sighs coming from our house. If you lean in closer you should be able to hear…
Real Food Menu Plan for August 7 to August 13 : Real Food Menu Plan for July 24-July 31: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home. Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Stock Up and Save (8.3.18)

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Summertime is the best time to throw something on the grill for an easy, time-saving, budget-friendly meal. Did you know that we have 30+ Real Food Grilling Ideas to help with this task? Combine these…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save" (7.27.18)

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In the summer I try not to heat up my kitchen too often. It's just too hot. One of the ways I keep from heating up the kitchen is by serving a HUGE salad for dinner. If it has meat on it, I'll try…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save" (7.20.18)

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If you love nachos, raise your hand. Me! Me! Can you see my hand?!? My crew and I L.O.V.E. nachos. The only thing that could make nachos easier would be if it could be made in the slow cooker. Oh wait...they…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save" (7.13.18)

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This week's menu includes man options for freezer meals and those are usually our favorite. Usually. But this week, we've included one of our favorite summer go-to dinners...The Small Bites Board.…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save" (7.6.18)

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How's summer going for you? Good. I'm so glad. If I could sum up our summer in one word it would be, "Hot!". What about you? What would your one word for summer be? Please don't hear me complaining…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save" (6.29.18)

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Happy 4th of July week! This really translates into "there's going to be lots of sales at the grocery on things that can be grilled". Score. You can grab a few recipes from our 30+ Real Food Grilling…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save" (6.22.18)

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Raise your hand if you're planning a road trip this summer! Me!! Me!! Our crew loves a road trip. I mean...LOVES a road trip. Some of our favorite family memories take place in the car or while on…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save" (6.15.18)

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Well, it's summer and it's hot and it's all things wonderful. Just this week I prepared a double batch of Spinach Roll Ups, Zucchini Chocolate Chip Breakfast Cookies, and Chicken and Cheese Taquitos.…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save" (6.8.18)

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Isn't summer time the best? Even though there are places to be and things to do, there is just such a relaxed vibe. There just seems to be a little extra time to read a book (or a blog post like 8…
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Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save" (6.1.18)

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You'll notice that week in and week out, we tag recipes on our menu plan as "FF" or freezer-friendly. We honestly believe that if you just start by doubling one recipe a week, you'll be on the road…
Real Food Menu Plan for June 26-July 2: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save"

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) We often joke in our family that, "Prior proper planning prevents poor performance." By putting forth a little "prior proper planning," you can save time, money,…
Real Food Menu Plan for June 11-June 16: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save"

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) You can always tell what season we are in by the fruits and veggies that can be found in our weekly menu plan. You will see clearly that it is summer with the addition…
Real Food Menu Plan for June 11-June 16: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save"

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) There are many different ways to use the "lazy days of summer".  Some of our favorite ways to use these days are: Swimming at the pool. Staying up late. …
Real Food Menu Plan for June 4-June 10: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save"

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Welcome to summer...officially! Summer is a time for swimming pool parties, summer camps, fishing, sleeping in (occasionally), grilling, having friends over for dinner, and just generally relaxing.…