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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…

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.

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…

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…

Instant Pot Tips and Tricks

On December 29, 2016 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!

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?”

Start Freezer Cooking in 5 Easy Steps

Start Freezer Cooking in Five Easy Steps

On December 5, 2016 by Kelly

In order to help you Get Started quickly here are the basic steps you need to take first and a comprehensive list of all the great posts we have highlighted for our Get Started series.

Cynthia @ Whole Food Real Families

On October 14, 2016 by Emma Carsey

We are teaming up with our partner Cynthia from Whole Food Real Families to give you delicious, freezable, REAL food! And she is cooking with us Oct. 21st-23rd!

Get Real

How to Overcome Your Fear of Baking Bread

On September 25, 2016 by Kelly

This week in Get Real we are tackling the fear of bread grains. If you have always been afraid of yeast, like Tricia, then start out small with one of these recipes.