Welcome to The Official “Stock the Freezer” List from $5 Dinners!!!
Because of the many events occurring in my life (mainly expanding belly bump and upcoming release of my first cookbook), I have decided to “stock the freezer” for post-baby. Baby is due to arrive in the middle of November…and my book is slated for release just after the new year. Life will be a little insane for a few weeks, even months. And I’ve got to be prepared!
Fruit and Veggie Muffins…I’ll make the below muffins using this general recipe!
Cranberry Apple Muffins
Zucchini Carrot Muffins
Butternut Squash Cinnamon Muffins
Blueberry Pancakes – Hubs makes these!
Homemade Bagels (Tammy’s Recipes)
Chocolate Chip Raspberry Pancakes (Once a Month Mom)
Homemade Granola Bars (Once a Month Mom)
Homemade Granola with Almonds and Cranberries – Recipe coming soon!
Freezer Ground Beef Mix – Cook up ground beef with onion and spices…freeze 3/4-1 lb. in baggies!
Zucchini Soup Done x 2
Taco Soup (Once a Month Mom)
A1 Beef Stew
Mexican UnStuffed Shells (Once a Month Mom)
Chicken Parmigiana (Once a Month Mom)
Zesty Slow Cooker BBQ (Once a Month Mom)
Firecracker Salmon (Once a Month Mom)
Taco Mac (Cooking During Stolen Moments)
Sweet and Sour Chicken (Carrie’s Cooking)
Beef and Bean Chimichangas (Carrie’s Cooking)
Mini Pizza Crusts
Chicken Taco Bake Done x 2
Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Corn Cobs – Freeze when on super sale
Broccoli – Blanche and freeze when on super sale
Green Beans from the Garden
Rice with Garden Greens Done x 2
Drop Biscuits from More with Less
Strawberry Syrup – Blend 4 parts strawberries to 1 part honey (4 cups strawberries with 1 cup honey)
Applesauce – Recipe coming soon
I wanted to give a big thanks to Tricia at Once A Month Mom for helping me compile this great list! She’s the freezer cooking expert and I’m so thankful she helped out with this!!!