Elaina is a Phoenix-based freelance writer, blogger and co-founder of the Kidlee baby book app. Check out her blog, Fun Finds For Mom, for product reviews, recipes and fun activities for moms and kids.
Eating out can get expensive and whipping up home-cooked meals is no picnic either. The key is to plan ahead. This simple monthly meal plan includes four weeks of make-ahead freezer meals, transformed leftovers and even a few takeout nights.