Hack: Freezer Marinades

It can be hard to plan ahead and stay organized for preparing family meals. On top of other responsibilities, it may feel daunting and even impossible at times. Something I like to keep in my arsenal (read: freezer) is marinated meat. It is super easy to prepare, throw into the freezer and forget about until a rainy day.

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Trader Joe's Frozen Quinoa & Rice

Trader Joe's frozen quinoa and rice (four different kinds of rice!) are a timesaver and a lifesaver. I always have them in the freezer, whether for myself or Theo. Sometimes I don't or can't plan ahead or get it together to make rice the traditional way. Sometimes I have a toddler clinging to my leg, sobbing as he melts down from hunger. Sometimes we get home from the park or a playdate and I have to prepare dinner like it's a fire drill. Never fear - Trader Joe's comes to the rescue!

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