Costco had corned beef briskets today. I completely missed them last year and was so sad. I grabbed 3 today and am going to push my husband to get a freezer for the garage this week. I’m not saying I just want more room to stash enough corned beef for the rest of the year, but...

So I have corned beef in a crockpot and potatoes baking. I like to scoop them out for mashed potatoes and then you have potato skins too. I got a small cabbage, so I will colcannon some of the mashed potatoes. For Colcannon, I will cook some chopped bacon in a pan, add chopped cabbage until wilted and then mix that into the potatoes with some cheddar cheese.

I also found a marked down roast, so I threw that in the other crock pot with a jar and a half of salsa. I will shredd it and then re-heat it later in the week with some beef broth and green chillies. If my husband is nice, I will fry that in some tortillas and let him take chimichungas to work. Otherwise, they are kick ass tacos.

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We got Mr. Moxie’s bonus which looks like it will go to taxes, a fence around the back yard, and a freezer. I will be so much better at this dinner thing when we have more freezer room. I love to get 3-4 things ready on the weekend so that I only have to do 3-4 steps to have a good healthy dinner during the week. I subscribe to OnceaMonthMeals.com, but I haven’t used it since we moved because I don’t have any room in the freezer. The fridge here looks the same size, but the freezer seems much smaller.