How to Make a Monthly Menu Plan (Guest Post)

Today's post is this December Menu Planning Month is all about monthly menu planning. Yes, that means, you plan out your meals a month in advance! As I've mentioned before, we do a modified version of monthly planning - and the person who inspired … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Make a Menu Plan

Welcome back to 30 Days to a Better Menu Plan here at Kosher on a Budget. Today we're discussing HOW to menu plan. The truth is that there's no right way or wrong way to menu plan. Actually, scratch that. There is a right way: The way that … [Read more...]

4 Ways Menu Planning Saves Money

Welcome back to Menu Planning Month. I decided to kick off this series by answering the question - Why? Why bother menu planning? Why not just live - and eat - spontaneously? The answer is two-fold. There is no doubt that my household runs … [Read more...]

December = Menu Planning Month

It's Menu Planning Month at Kosher on a Budget. Now, as you know, I am all about saving money through coupons and deals. But if you only do the coupon/deal piece, you won't be maximizing your savings. You have to lay a good foundation for … [Read more...]

Our November Meal Plan Themes

If it 'aint broke, don't fix it. Meal planning themes continue to work really well for me. I like the predictability of knowing what type of food I will serve each day, without having to stress over committing to a specific meal or set of … [Read more...]

Kosher Once a Month Cooking (Poultry): Part 3, Step-by-Step Instructions

Read Part 1 (intro) here and Part 2 (recipes) here,  if you haven't already. Today, guest poster Shaindy Gerstein is back to tell us how to make sure our cooking day is smooth and easy, with her step-by-step guide to what to do when. Thanks, Shaindy, … [Read more...]

Kosher Once A Month Cooking: Poultry (Part 2 ~ Shopping, Recipes & Freezer Lists)

Read Part 1 of Poultry Kosher Once a Month Cooking here, if you haven't already. Today, guest poster Shaindy Gerstein is back to tell you how to cook for a day and eat for a month! As a reminder, here is the menu we are cooking for our Kosher … [Read more...]

Kosher Once A Month Cooking: Poultry (Part 1 ~ Tips, Menu & Printable Labels)

I am excited to welcome KOAB reader and organizing junkie Shaindy Gerstein for this two-part series about Kosher Once a Month Cooking (OAMC). As the name implies, OAMC means that you cook once and eat for a month, thanks to cook-ahead food that … [Read more...]

Sukkot Dinner Menu + Complete Shopping List from Susie Fishbein

PHOTO CREDIT: Joy of Kosher Still not sure what you're cooking for Sukkot dinner tomorrow night? I love this complete Sukkot dinner menu from Susie Fishbein that was posted up on Joy of Kosher today. It includes all the recipes, plus a complete … [Read more...]

Our Sukkot Menu Plan (12 More YomTov Meals!)

PHOTO CREDIT: JDCC I've got a confession to make. (Hangs head in shame.) I haven't had a menu plan this week. And you know what happens when I don't menu plan. Fortunately this time, we didn't blow our budget, but I will admit to making some … [Read more...]