Quick Easy Family Friendly Meals….. I Promise
It’s a new year.
- Did you resolve to eat more meals at home?
- Cook more of your families dinners?
- Eat healthier by not eating all the grease of fast food?
- Now come to realize that you have a picky eater? That you don’t like cooking? Or even have the time to cook dinner every night?
Oh my you are certainly speaking my language there. I certainly want to cook these amazing, full, warm, filling dinners for my family. There are these pictures in my head of kids sitting nicely at the table, while I serve these meals in heels and pearls. Complete with salads, veggies, a few sides and a big main dish. Kids (and husband) eat everything without complaint.
Then I wake up and realize that (1) I don’t like to cook or spend hours in my kitchen; (2) I don’t have the time to cook these types of meals; with 4 kids now I need a dump and go meal and (3) my kids are picky eaters. The picture in my mind only happens on very special occasions and sometimes big holidays (aka Thanksgiving and Christmas). But I do want to have hearty, healthy meals that the kids will actually eat.