Helpful Hints

10 Winning School Lunch Ideas

On May 5, 2024 by Mindy

Lunch is a difficult meal to plan. Then packing it for your kids to eat when you aren’t there can be even harder. In honor of back to school season, we wanted to put all of our best tips, resources, and recipes in one place to keep kids happy and healthy and parents sane!

Pack Allergy Friendly School Lunches

Packing Allergy Friendly School Lunches

On May 5, 2024 by Tricia

Packing allergy friendly school lunches can be overwhelming, but a little knowledge and planning can go a long way. Here are our best tips.

How to Throw a Freezer Meal Baby Shower

How to Throw a Freezer Meal Baby Shower

On May 5, 2024 by Once a Month Meals

Honor new parents with the gift of freezer meals! This post will tell you how to successful plan and execute a shower to stock their freezer before baby!

Spring Peak Produce

Spring Peak Produce Picks

On March 16, 2024 by Once a Month Meals

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.

Leftover Ham?

On March 15, 2024 by Mindy

Easter usually equals ham. And after Easter dinner usually equals extra ham! You can definitely just freeze it in smaller portions for use or you can turn it into some yummy freezer meals for using later. Here are some that have appeared on Once A Month Mom menus in the past:

DIY Rotisserie Chicken 3 Ways

DIY Rotisserie Chicken

On February 15, 2024 by Mindy

You know those fabulous rotisserie chickens you get at the grocery store? Did you know that you can make one at home without even having a rotisserie?

5 Secrets for Efficient Freezer Meal Planning

5 Secrets to Efficient Freezer Meal Planning

On February 7, 2024 by Tricia

Want to stock the freezer with tasty meals and maximum efficiency? We are sharing 5 secrets to efficient freezer meal planning that you don’t want to miss!

Keep Your Resolutions - Try Freezer Cooking!

Keep Your Resolutions!

On December 27, 2023 by Once a Month Meals

Learn how freezer cooking can help you keep your resolutions in 2016. The freezer is a useful tool that can help with more than one new habit!

How to Host a Cookie Exchange

How to Host a Cookie Exchange

On December 4, 2023 by Allie Garcia

Simple guidelines for hosting a holiday cookie exchange and 38 freezer friendly recipes for hosting OAMM style.

Winter Peak Produce Picks

On December 1, 2023 by Mindy

Winter has its own unique offerings of nutrient packed produce. Stock up and pack your freezer with the season’s best.

Benefits of Meal Prepping Thanksgiving Ahead of Time

On November 2, 2023 by Once a Month Meals

How many times have you WISHED you had planned ahead for the holiday meal so you could ACTUALLY ENJOY IT instead of being stuck in the kitchen? How many years do you get to the holiday week and realized you…