In these days between the holidays and the official return to work and school, it’s essential to spend plenty of time in your pajamas, with your kids, pets and other loved ones. But, eventually, the relaxing, lazy couch time I felt I needed started to feel a bit stagnant. Things like setting alarms and packing lunches are about to become the norm again, and there’s nothing you can do about it. However, the hustle and bustle of dinner time is something you can prepare for. Preparing some freezer meals during these lazy days will make the first weeks of the new year a little easier for you, and if you’re a little less enthusiastic, the whole family wins, right?
We’ll be honest – those first days can be tough. You have finally found deep peace, and now you are expected to love work. Moreover, it is supposed to convince your kids to get back into the activity as well. January is right around the corner, and your happily forgotten lunch box is catching your eye – How many days do I have until I start remembering how to fill this thing every day? — Eventually, you start to think there might be a way to pave a smoother path for your family’s return to the real world than the usual whirlwind. To help, here are 12 easy freezer meal recipes that you’ll be so happy to make when the going gets tough.
Set aside a few hours to listen to podcasts and eat freezer meals for a week or two, and halfway through the month you’ll be so glad you did.