I love freezer meals. My family loves freezer meals. I love having food on hand for the busy crazy days that happen and I love knowing that even when I am crazy busy my family will eat a healthy homemade meal. While I have sat down, stared at Pinterest for hours, and made lists for the whole freezer meal shopping trip, I have had the chance to review the MyFreezEasy.com Freezer Meal Plan Membership from MyFreezEasy and I love the simplicity of this membership!
What Is It
Erin Chase is known for her $5 Dinners and how easy it is to make a meal plan, shop for it, and have yummy meals in your house. She took this one step further and has made MyFreezEasy for those of us who love to have meals on hand without all the prep the day of the meal. Not only that, but she knows that every house has a different menu they like and she is striving to make the freezer meals adaptable to everyone!
I was so happy to have the chance to take a look at the Premium Annual Membership to MyFreezEasy and was surprised by all of the options that are available.
The Basic Membership Plan gives you access to:
- Traditional Plan – 10 meals: a mix of different types of meals
- Gluten-Free Plan – 10 meals: completely gluten-free including sides
- Slow Cooker Plan – 10 meals: all freezer to slow cooker style
- Clean Eats Plan – 10 meals: all “clean ingredients”
- 20 Meals Plan – 20 meals: a mix of different types of meals
- All Chicken Plan – 10 meals: all recipes using chicken breasts/chicken thighs, so you can get the chicken on sale and stock your freezer
- All Ground Beef Plan – 10 meals: all recipes using ground beef so you can get the ground beef on sale and stock your freezer
- All Pork Chops Plan – 10 meals: all recipes using pork chops or pork tenderloin so you can get the pork on sale and stock your freezer
But here is the kicker, you will not just get the recipes and be left to fend for yourself.
Each month you will also get:
- Well organized shopping lists arranged by grocery store section so you’ll save TONS of time instead of walking back and forth in the aisles
- Assembly details – including how to prep the ingredients, then load up the meals into bags and trays – you’ll know exactly what to do and when to do it to make this your quickest cooking experience ever
- Printable Labels for your meals’ bags or trays – don’t worry about getting Curry Chicken confused with Pork Chop Primavera – you’ll know exactly what’s what!
- Highlights videos with tips and tricks for the recipes in each plan – this makes the recipes confusion-free and SO easy to follow
- Instructional assembly video for the meals in the Traditional Plan – you’ll learn this method and never have freezer burned sadness again
- Dairy-free modifications on all recipes
- Gluten-free modifications on all recipes – don’t worry about figuring out proper substitutions because we’ve done the work for you.
How We Used It
Now, that was just the basic membership. I was able to explore further with the Premium Membership. What does that mean? I got to explore Erin’s library of recipes and pick and choose what I wanted to make for my freezer stocking day. I was able to see what would work better for our family, pick a different serving size, and get the same benefits of the shopping list, assembly directions, and printable labels. What more could a freezer cooking mom ask for?
When I do my freezer cooking adventures, I love to include my mom. We plan the meals that we are going to make and go to it. We split the meals and the cost, so I didn’t get the 10 meals each time, I also only paid half the price. Although paying full price with 10 meals at home would not discourage me one bit, it is just how we have always done it.
Using MyFreezEasy is different than what we have done in the past. We didn’t have to sit down separately and plan our meals and hope that we weren’t picking the same ones. We spent an afternoon just looking at the choices we had available. Not only that but looking at an already planned menu was perfect! We loved having the option to change this up to fit our eating styles. Once we finally looked at most of them, we started picking the ones we wanted to make for our shopping trip. I printed up the recipes, shopping lists, and assembly directions. The next day we were off to the store.
We did our shopping and came back to my house. This is where we prepped everything. This usually took us a few hours and we had a huge mess after we were done. While it was nice to have meals stored, the aftermath took forever to clean up and we didn’t have any fun with this. But using Erin’s MyFreezEasy, we had all of our meals made up in no time. Both of us commented numerous times how quickly it was going and the aftermath, well, there really wasn’t one. It all fit into one dishwasher load, and that included extra dishes from previous meals.
After it was all said and done, we had 12 meals, 6 for each house, made and ready to go for the week. Do you know what that means? I don’t have to stress about what the family will be eating this week. I have a menu planned for the whole week and I don’t have to do much more planning other than to pull the meals out of the freezer on the right day.
What We Thought of It
This program has been a time saver for us! We cut our time in half, and still came out with meals we loved to eat and the kids loved to eat! Erin even went as far as filming herself making the monthly selections to show you how it can all be done. These monthly videos show us how it can be done and that it is just as easy as it sounds.
Not only have we been able to make a freezer full of meals, but Erin gives us the option to make this meal tonight and one to freeze for later. This has been an awesome time-saver. I loved making the Sloppy Dogs for supper and having a second serving in the freezer for another night. This meal is just as it sounds, a Sloppy Joe on a hot dog, similar to the Chili Dog. This was a well-loved meal in the house!
If you have ever thought about making freezer meals, but the whole process scares you, you need to head over and take a look at MyFreezEasy and see just how easy it really can be. With this site, there is no excuse for why you can’t fill your freezer full of meals. And to have the prep time being under an hour, this can be done during nap time and you have nothing to worry about.
Overall, I love MyFreezEasy, and I have done the old fashioned way to freezer meal planning. I dread ever going back to the old way of filling my freezer. We were just one family to have the chance to review this plan. Head on over and check out the other reviews, and don’t forget to give some love to Erin and her MyFreezEasy!
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