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Skip the Fast Food on a Busy Night

Many nights on my drive home from work I dreaded the “What’s for dinner?” discussion. I usually didn’t have anything planned, and I was exhausted from a long day at work. I hated suggesting to my family the same old stuff or delivery. Sound familiar? There is a better way to make quick, delicious meals at home. Here are tips to help you skip the fast food on a busy night. Batch Cook Your Proteins Or even have some simple freezer meals…

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5 Reasons to Start Meal Planning Today

When I was working full-time, I had to shop for groceries on the weekend, typically on Sunday afternoon. I usually had a list and some ideas in my head of meals, but never a meal plan and a complete grocery list. I would spend almost 2 hours at the store and $100-$200. Then, on my way home, I would stop at some local fast food place to pickup dinner because I was just too tired to cook. There’s another $30 or…

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