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Pot-in-Pot Method for the Instant Pot

On April 19, 2017 by Once a Month Meals

You got your Instant Pot out of the box, you did the water test, made rice,  sautéed something, made some soup and now you’re feeling pretty good about your fancy new appliance – you are ready to take it to…

Instant Pot Tips and Tricks 101 - FB

Instant Pot Tips and Tricks 101

On April 9, 2017 by Kim

We are sharing our best instant pot tips and tricks including how to cook your freezer meals from frozen in the instant pot!

52 Ways to Eat Real Food

On March 24, 2017 by Robin Z

Assess your Get Real journey over this past year or make plans to start your Get Real journey with these week-by-week steps to eat real food.

5 Easy Steps to Defrost a Chest Freezer

5 Easy Steps to Defrost A Chest Freezer

On March 23, 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.

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…

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.

Instant Pot Tips & Tricks 201 - FB

Instant Pot Tips and Tricks 201

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…

Crock-Pot VS Instant Pot

On December 31, 2016 by Kelcey Flynn

Everything you NEED to know! Watch us as we talk about the similarities and differences in these two appliances, how to do freezer cooking for both, and have your questions answered. Slow Cooker – Pros (Brand example: Crock-Pot) Fewer Functions: This…

50 Instant Pot Freezer Meals

On December 30, 2016 by Kim

Instant Pot freezer meals will mean dinner is on the table faster than ever! Make a meal plan from our favorite pressure cooking, freezer cooking favorites!

What is an Instant Pot?

On December 27, 2016 by Kim

What exactly is an instant pot? And what is all the hype about. Find out what it is, how to buy it, and how to use it to freezer cook!

How to Save Time on Freezer Cooking Day

How to Save Time on Freezer Cooking Day

On December 24, 2016 by Kim

If you have limited time in the kitchen, you can still stock your freezer by following our tips on how to save time on your OAMC day.

Why should I freeze cook? 8 reasons you say you can't, and why you can!

8 Reasons You Say You Can’t Freezer Cook, and Why You Can

On December 6, 2016 by Kim

There are 8 common reasons (or rather excuses) we hear for not freezer cooking, but we have answers to each and freezer cooking tips so you can get started. A great post for those exploring freezer cooking for the first time and wondering, “Is this something that will work for me?”