Large Family Meals of the Week #3 | Friendsgiving, Homemade Waffles, Meal Planning

Waffles are delicious, nutritious and easy to make. Check out the recipe below and try something new today! Optionally read our waffle making tips before checking out Large Family Meals of the Week #3 | Friendsgiving, Homemade Waffles, Meal Planning. Do you need a waffle maker? See our reviews on the waffle makers.







Warning! There seems to be lots of CHOCOLATE in this large family meals of the week vlog, ha! Chocolate milk, hot chocolate, varies kid’s with chocolate mustaches, so get ready for that. In today’s large family meal plan video you see lots of meal prepping, freezer meals for the Instant Pot in action, lots of ways to reuse those leftovers, and all that goes into feeding a large family.

We take homemade pumpkin pies to a Friendsgiving homeschool event, make homemade waffles for the freezer, pick up take out pizza one evening, and even eat a ton of fresh fruits and vegetables.

I hope you enjoy this large family meals of the week video because it lets you see large family meal planning in action. Yes, I have a meal plan, and I meal plan for the month! But real meal planning allows movement for real life and situations that pop up despite what the perfect plan looked like written out on paper.

Thanks so much for watching and happy Thanksgiving week to my viewing friends in America!
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According to the legend, the Liege waffle (from the city of Liege, eastern Belgium) was invented by a cook of the Prince-Bishop of Liege in the 18 Th century. The Prince-Bishop had asked for a pastry filled with big pieces of pearl sugar. The cook then tried to bake in a waffle maker, a brioche type pastry with pearl sugar blended in the dough. During baking, the smell of the vanilla delighted the Prince and this waffle recipe joined quickly the culinary traditions in Liege and took the Belgium kingdom by storm.
The Liege waffle is a waffle usually bought and eaten warm on the street. They are usually freshly made in small shops. They are smaller, sweeter and denser than “Belgian waffles” and have a caramelized sugar coating on the outside, giving them a lightly sweet flavour. Most are served plain, but some are vanilla or cinnamon flavoured, and can be served with toppings like fruits, creams, and chocolate.