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Old 09-14-2016, 10:42 AM   #1
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Really useful menu planning website

Hey everyone,

To organize my recipes and create menus and meal plans I use a website called Copy Me That. It's really useful, they have an app and a chrome extension that lets you save recipes from sites. From that, you can create a shopping list from the ingredients. You can also create a meal plan.

I found this when I started planning out my meals a week at a time. It made it really simple. Check it out if you'd like.

Community is the link to make it easier for you.

Enjoy!

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Old 09-15-2016, 05:09 PM   #2
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Does no one else use this site as well?
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Old 09-15-2016, 05:15 PM   #3
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We have several threads on ways we organize recipes and plan meals. I use Living Cookbook. I have so many recipes in different places, it would be way too much trouble at this point to try to consolidate them into something new.
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Thank you, Stuart.

I use the old fashioned method and just print the recipes I want to save, and put them in a binder. That way I can save the originals my mom and grandmothers wrote out, and put them in a plastic sleeve for my daughters someday.

I really need to catch up on that though - right now there are so many that are just kind of stuffed in there.
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Old 09-15-2016, 06:19 PM   #5
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^^ I do the same. Or I bookmark them if I don't have the time to print them.

I also use all-recipes and pinterest to tag a lot of sites.
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Stuart, that is a very cool site. Thanks!
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Old 09-16-2016, 07:37 AM   #7
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We have several threads on ways we organize recipes and plan meals. I use Living Cookbook. I have so many recipes in different places, it would be way too much trouble at this point to try to consolidate them into something new.
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Thank you, Stuart.

I use the old fashioned method and just print the recipes I want to save, and put them in a binder. That way I can save the originals my mom and grandmothers wrote out, and put them in a plastic sleeve for my daughters someday.

I really need to catch up on that though - right now there are so many that are just kind of stuffed in there.
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Stuart, that is a very cool site. Thanks!
You are welcome. As a side effect of becoming more organized I now find it much easier to stay within my grocery budget now. I do very little impulse shopping now that I have an all encompassing list.
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