My meal prep planner

It should come as no shock to anyone that I have chosen to use this time in quarantine to organize my life!

As someone who only had to worry about feeding herself on weekends, being responsible to feed myself 3 meals, 7 days a weeks + snacks is an all new responsibility I haven’t experienced in ~5 years.

<Reader pauses to shake their head at the spoilt life of a tech worker.>

I am embarrassing cooking, baking in the way I do anything else, by making lists! More specifically a meal prep planner.

When creating a meal prep planner, I wanted it to have the following traits:

  • A place to write the snacks for the day so that I could make sure I was consuming produce that would go bad.
  • Be able to create the weekly grocery list as I was creating a meal prep planner to save time.
  • Have the planner start on the weekend (Saturday specifically) as that is when I do my meal prep.
  • Be easily extensible to include a fortnightly meal prep. This was necessary as I am trying to limit my grocery trips in this time of social isolation.

So here goes, you can view my meal plan here and make a copy for yourselves by clicking here.

Let me know if you find it useful, or if you customize it!


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