Caregiving from my kitchen

Tag: Planning For Meals

Cheater’s Enchiladas

Cheater’s Enchiladas

You want to make fast and easy enchiladas for a quick dinner, but realize you have no sauce? Cheater’s Enchiladas to the rescue!     In case you didn’t realize this from the title, I have not written a recipe for Authentic Mexican Enchiladas. Or […]

Mirepoix

Mirepoix

Make a batch of mirepoix, the classic French blend of aromatics, and keep it on hand in the freezer to easily and quickly flavor meals.   I originally published this post in September of 2014. This is a repost with new pictures and some slight […]

Meatballs in Tomato Sauce – Pressure Cooker Freezer Meal

Meatballs in Tomato Sauce – Pressure Cooker Freezer Meal

Freezer meals for the pressure cooker! Toss frozen Meatballs in Tomato Sauce into the pressure cooker, set and forget for an easy dinner. For years I have looked at the pictures and posts about once a month cooking, and making big batches of freezer meals […]

WIAW  198

WIAW 198

It’s been raining… On and off cloudbursts and thunderstorms most of the week. I have now had an introduction to North Carolina humidity. I did know, coming down here, that we only think New York City is humid…  (Well, we do have to explain “It’s […]

Sausage Meatloaf Muffins

Sausage Meatloaf Muffins

Sausage meatloaf muffins – easy to make, because the seasoning is right in your meat! They freeze and reheat beautifully, and taste good cold as a terrific packed lunch. Perfect for meal planning. It’s really nearly three years since I posted my Quinoa Meatloaf recipe? […]