As parents we put a lot of pressure on ourselves when it comes to meal planning, but sometimes the plan for a homecooked, organic meal just doesn’t happen.
And that’s totally okay. If you’re thinking you’re going to have to do hot dogs or breakfast-for-dinner tonight, don’t worry and don’t feel guilty. Your kids will probably love a cheap and easy meal. Joanna Gaines’ kids sure did.
The mogul and mama of five recently opened up to Jenna Bush Hager for Southern Living magazine and explained that when her dinner plans fell through and she had to go with a super simple plan B, 13-year- old Drake, 12-year-old Ella, 9-year-old Duke and 8-year-old Emmie Kay totally loved it.
“Two weeks ago, I came home exhausted,” she said. “I’d forgotten about meal planning and had five bags of 30-cent ramen, which I made for dinner.”
According to Jo, the kids were “in hog heaven” while chowing down on the cuisine commonly…