Issue #60, April 6, 2018

Hi busy friends!

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Ground Chicken Burger with Olives and Black Pepper Mayo

Change up your normal burger recipe with this healthier version, made with crushed green olives! Adding olives gives briny moisture to the burger blend and eliminates the standard dry-as-sand chicken burger flavor, while black pepper mayo punches up the flavor a bit.

Meal Prep Recipes for Beginners: Thai-Syle Larb Gai Rice Bowls

If you’re new to the idea of meal prepping for the week ahead, this Thai-style ground pork and rice bowl recipe is a great place to start: it comes together in just 20 minutes and it’s a perfect workday lunch.

One Pan to Rule Them All: Caring For Your Cast Iron Pan

Yes, there are rules for caring for your cast iron pan so you can get the most out of it. But don’t be scared to get dirty with this super versatile kitchen item! I break it down for you, step by step.


The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle 2018

It’s almost here! If you’re new to Ultimate Bundles, they’re digital bundle packs of products and resources from bloggers around the world, sold together for a limited time and at a drastically reduced rate.

This version of the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle includes a copy of my ebook, The Weeknight Dinner Survival Guide, along with hundreds of other resources to help you make your house a home. There are almost $4,000 worth of products inside this bundle, for just $27.99! That’s over 98% off. But its only for sale between April 11 and 16th, so make sure you grab your copy while you can.

I’ll be back next week with a breakdown of the bundle, a highlight of my favorite products, and more information. or now, you can sign up to receive updates about when it’s available here. 

The Weeknight Dinner Survival Guide: 5 Step Dinnertime Game Plan for Busy Parents 

If you’ve been on the fence about whether or not to buy a copy of the Weeknight Dinner Survival Guide, then I’ve got an idea: download a FREE excerpt of my favorite section of the book!

The excerpt is the section that contains the part everyone’s talking about, creating DIY meal kits for your freezer. Click here and read the page; when you’re done, a popup will arrive offering the excerpt and a second chance to buy if you like it. What do you have to lose!?



If you’re stressed out, tired, busy as all get out and dealing with a teeny tiny kitchen, you’ll love my new Facebook community.

Because ladies, it’s hard enough balancing the juggling act of childcare, making dinner, and organizing groceries and kitchen gadgets in your cupboards and pantry…. but doing it all in an itty bitty kitchen with like 3 feet of counter space is even harder.

Come hang with us and vent, swap recipes and ideas, and get a weekly peek into my meal plans and grocery lists! 


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(c) Ruthy Kirwan for Percolate Kitchen, 2018