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29 Copycat Freezer Aisle Recipes to Make at Home

On March 8, 2017 by Kim

We created 29 copycat freezer aisle recipes that you can easily assemble at home! Do you ever shop the freezer aisle for easy meals when you have forgotten to plan? Or maybe you are just really short on time in…

Edible Chocolate Robins Nest

DIY Edible Spring Centerpiece

On March 5, 2017 by Kelly

Tricia shares instructions to make your own edible spring centerpiece for Easter, baby or bridal showers, or just for a fun craft with the kids.

5 Easy Steps to Defrost a Chest Freezer

5 Easy Steps to Defrost A Chest Freezer

On March 4, 2017 by Kelly

Freezers are clearly one of our favorite things, but defrosting them is still a dreaded task. Here’s how we like to tackle this bit of annual maintenance.

What You Can and Cannot Freeze - Foods that Freeze Well and a few that Don't

What You CAN and CANNOT Freeze

On March 1, 2017 by Erin Fullam

Here at Once A Month Meals we tend to make our own rules and break a few others when it comes to freezing food. There are a few basic guidelines to follow but we like to twist a few of the rules when it comes to our menus.

How Long Do Freezer Meals Last?

On March 1, 2017 by Kelly

A resource on how long freezer meals will last, as well as links for properly wrapping and storing food in the freezer.

50 Ball Recipes for Game Day

50 Ball Recipes for Game Day

On February 27, 2017 by Kim

What do you eat during the big game? Here are 50 freezer friendly, finger food, ball recipes for game day!

Freezer Friendly Side Dishes

Freezer Friendly Side Dishes

On February 26, 2017 by Kim

So what do I serve with these freezer meals? We have over 100 freezer friendly side dishes from which to choose and create custom menu plans.

Spring Peak Produce

Spring Peak Produce Picks

On February 20, 2017 by Kim

A list of our favorite recipes containing seasonal spring produce to help you eat with the seasons or make use of local produce from your CSA or farmers market.

Freezer Recipes for Lent

Freezer Recipes for Lent

On February 17, 2017 by Heather

A collection of meatless and fish recipes especially for the Lent season.

Troubleshooting Instant Pot Recipes

On February 17, 2017 by Kelcey Flynn

You’ve got your Instant Pot – the new holy grail of kitchen appliances – you found the perfect recipe, and you’re ready to get started! But wait… There’s trouble on your way to Instant Pot Paradise… The recipe serves 4…

50 Freezer Meals Before Baby Arrives

50 Freezer Meals to Prep Before Baby Arrives

On February 14, 2017 by Kim

Worried about how you will cook with a newborn? Choose and prep a few of these 50 easy freezer meals before baby arrives! They are our family favorites for easy assembly, slow cooker, and Instant Pot!