Advertisements
Welcome
2020

New Year, Same Me?

A few goals for 2020

Advertisements

Supermarket Meal Kit #2

I tried the Stouffer’s Roasted Tuscan Style Chicken meal kit a few weeks ago. I was pleased with its easy preparation and good taste. This week I tried another one from Stouffer’s — Braised Pork. The meal’s four components (pork, potatoes, broccoli, and sauce) came frozen and packed in plastic. Step 1: Thaw sauce in […]

Instant Pot

First Instant Pot Experience

People have been raving about the modern day pressure cooker/multi-cooker. I jumped onto bandwagon and got one for Christmas. This is the cooker with the brand name Instant Pot. Recipes My Instant Pot came with a cookbook, but all of the recipes require a lot of ingredients. I searched the internet for Instant Pot recipes […]

Plated meal

Supermarket Meal Kit

I’ve been intrigued by the meal kit services that cropped up a few years ago. I want to try them, but I’m a little scared for some reason. Also, they’re not cheap. When I saw this Stouffer’s family meal kit in Kroger’s frozen food section, I decided it would be worth a try. The box […]

Veggies!

I’ve got vegetables lined up for this week. I roasted frozen broccoli and a medley of broccoli, green beans, carrots, yellow peppers, wax beans & red peppers (frozen) from Sam’s Club. I used my FoodSaver FreshSaver handheld vacuum sealer to package them for the freezer. Here they are: For the moment, I’m very pleased with myself.

Not So Simple

I talked a big game when I was in the hospital about cooking health meals for myself. So far, I have not done this. I have been eating good things, but I’m relying mostly on frozen vegetables that are already seasoned. The current excuse I’m using is that I’m taking a class and keeping up […]

%d bloggers like this: