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I love a well ordered kitchen. There is no cozier place in the home, and creativity abounds when the kitchen is organized and easy to work in. I like knowing exactly where my recipes are, having my conversation charts handy, and being set up well with my inventory up to date.
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Years ago, my kitchen was chaotic. And in that kitchen, we had boring meals and blasé snacks. In my well ordered kitchen, however, we are inspired. We create delights like Candied Pecans, the best (in my humble opinion) BBQ sauce ever, and the most amazing healthy chicken fingers you’ve ever had. Organization is the first step in inspiration when it comes to the kitchen. Being pretty, doesn’t hurt either. I love a pretty kitchen, too.
That’s why this awesome new kitchen tool from Caroline Allen of The Modest Mom is so fabulous!
Why You Need A Well Ordered Kitchen
So why do you need a well ordered kitchen? Great question! Seriously, I’m so glad you asked.
We all love to save our pennies, don’t we? Sometimes that can be hard, especially when it comes to grocery shopping. However, when you can start your shopping right in your own pantry and cabinets, you can save a lot of money. After you look through your inventory, then you create your master shopping list…check it out below (so cool!).
And menu planning saves a ton; you don’t buy things you don’t need and you have everything you will need on hand to avoid a last minute trip to the market. I have talked a lot about it in the past, and I’ll keep sharing — because it’s a fabulous way to be a good steward over your finances!
Peace of Mind
Another reason for having a well ordered kitchen is the peace of mind it brings. There’s no rushing about, trying to figure out what meal you can toss together And no looking through your Pinterest board trying to find that recipe you pinned (somewhere) that you think might work for tonight.
I have a binder with recipes printed out, indexed, and ready to grab. I did buy a nice binder and page protectors, because again, I love a simply lovely and easily well ordered kitchen. I’ve printed meal plan sheets, recipe sheets, kitchen helper sheets, and more to keep in my binder. My older kids who help cook love this simple system we’re now using, and so do I. Everything is easy to find at meal time, and right there!
Tip: Save your meal plans and jot down the recipe sheet page # next to each meal you plan. Rotate your meal plans back into schedule. I have 4 weeks planned out for each season, and I use them each 3x. We never get sick of our meals, and I don’t have to constantly re-invent the wheel this way. The exception is if we have extra food in the pantry to use up or if someone gives us garden produce. But this is our basic system.
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When we’re talking about the kitchen, we can’t discount FUN! Seriously, it’s way more fun to be able to put your hands on what you need and just get to creating. Caroline has included literally everything you need in her deluxe package — labels, recipe sheets, inventories, meal plans, kitchen facts, and even some of her favorite recipes! Do *not* miss out on this awesome product!
Why This Package?
Quite frankly, I’ve never seen this much value packed into one package. I’ve looked, believe me. It’s lovely to look at, practical to use, and a great price. I think it would make an awesome Mother’s Day gift if you still need one — just print it all out and wrap it up for mom. Or give it to yourself as a gift to make your life easier and save you time, money, and stress.
Tip: I’m using this as a part of our home ec course for homeschooling next year. My daughter is thrilled to have her binder, and asking me to start using it now. I love seeing her this excited!
There are three packages available, and you can pick which one suits your needs the best. Included in the premium package you will receive:
- Monthly/Weekly Meal Plan (3pg.)
- Measuring Equivalents Reference Chart (1 pg.)
- Family Favorite List (1 pg.)
- Recipe Sheet (1 pg.)
- Recipe Sheet Divider (1pg.)
- Pantry Inventory (1pg.)
- Notes and Such (1pg.)
- Over 130 Different Pantry Labels (13pg.)
- Recipe Cards & Dividers
- 9 Mason Jar Shaped Quick Reference Guides
- 36 Recipe Card Dividers
- 5 Different Recipe Card Designs
- 3 Additional Meal Planning Page Designs
- 1 Additional Grocery Shopping List
- 2 Freezer Inventory Pages
- 9 Family Favorite Recipes
- Hand Drawn Mason Jar Picture to frame (8×10)
- 1 Instruction Video Showing How to Use This
- 1 Video Tour of A Well Ordered Kitchen
- Access to a Private Facebook Group to Share Ideas and Receive Help!
Really, what more could you need?! This is fabulous. Click the banner below to buy it now!