I knew I was heading into a crazy weekend. A crazy, no window for rest kind of weekend. But, I got a little strategic in finding ways to simplify and managed to still make Sabbath a reality.
I decided this weekend needed to be as kitchen-hassle-free as possible. My smart and simple solution? Crock pot pulled pork for the win.
I have literally the easiest recipe EVER ever and knew I could easily make one crock pot cover multiple meals.
My pulled pork recipe involves covering a pork tenderloin with BBQ sauce and turning it on. That’s it. Prep time, maybe 90 seconds. 120 if the sauce pours slowly!
Which BBQ sauce? Really doesn’t matter, I go with whatever is on sale.
I put the pork in on Saturday morning. We did pulled pork sandwiches with salad on Saturday night.
I put the inside of the crock pot in the fridge over night, plugged it back in on the lowest setting on Sunday and we had pulled pork and rice Sunday night.
We ate well all weekend, and I really didn’t even cook.
Oh, and since my kid’s schedules didn’t all fit together, I also had take away containers packed and ready. So easy!
This smart and simple solution made my weekend so much calmer and helped create space for rest. I’d love to hear if you try this recipe, or if you have a go-to easy meal for busy weekends. Be sure to leave a comment with your ideas. We’re in this together!