Busy parents everywhere know that the fall can be a stressful time of year. Between carting kids between school and activities, tailgating on the weekends or entertaining family and guests, parents have a lot to juggle this time of year Even with everything going on, it’s still possible to gather everyone at the table each night for a quality meal. Whether it’s a weeknight meal made in under 30 minutes, a dish using seasonal flavors or a family-friendly option, the notion of a quality meal is definitely here to stay.
With some easy, time-saving shortcuts using frozen and refrigerated staples, you can get it all done and still put a delicious meal on the table every single night. The National Frozen and Refrigerated Foods Association (NFRA) has teamed up with cookbook author and mom Katie Workman, to showcase how feeding yourself, family and friends through delicious, wholesome foods in a way that saves time and money is totally possible! These foods are the key to staying on a budget and scheduling friendly meal options that win back “quality” time. Katie will share her best meal and seasonal tips to help you craft delicious and creative dishes that are simple and convenient – perfect for assembling weeknight meals throughout the season.