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Riley Whitson on Plan to Eat (or the Solution to All Your Dinner Woes)

Meal planning is one of the 3 key systems that will let you put your energy into more important things, and Plan to Eat is exactly what you need.

38 min / Published

Riley Whitson knows all about meal planning with Plan to Eat.  Meal planning is one of the 3 key systems that will let you put your energy into more important things, and Plan to Eat is exactly what you need.

Meet our Guest Riley:

Riley Whitson is Director of Marketing Communications for my favorite tool Plan to Eat. She has worked for Plan to Eat for the last seven years and in that time has held many different roles and holds a certification in meal planning. She's a mom of a feisty two year old little girl. And over the last two years, she has discovered just exactly how important meal planning is to the life of a family.

Connect with me and let me hear your thoughts:

Website - http://www.thismomknows.com
FB: https://www.facebook.com/thismomknows
IG: https://www.instagram.com/thismomknowspodcast

Topics we cover:

  • How Riley ended up working at Plan to Eat
  • The importance of meal planning in family life
  • The overview of Plan to Eat as a digital meal planner
  • Meal planning strategies
  • Allowing kids to cook using the app's recipe book and steps
  • Exporting the shopping list for grocery pickup or delivery
  • How meal planning helps with intentional food choices and introducing new foods
  • The convenience and time-saving aspect of having a meal plan and grocery order in place
  • Sharing the workload of cooking with family members to make it more manageable
  • Customizing Plan to Eat to fit individual needs and preferences
  • The satisfaction of having a well-organized shopping list and a stress-free mealtime experience
  • The transition from being a personal chef to using Plan to Eat for personal meal planning

Resources mentioned:

Check out her Recipe 
Sign up for 45-Day Free Trial of Plan to Eat: https://www.PlantoEat.com/hi/ThisMomKnows
Riley's favorite resource is Instacart

Link to transcript: https://www.thismomknows.com/blog/episode-55

Connect with Riley:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/plantoeat/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/plantoeat/
Website: https://www.plantoeat.com 
Email:  help@plantoeat.com

About This Mom Knows

Moms know a lot of things, and when we start talking, ideas form, energy builds, and we take action. This Mom Knows is a place for moms to mompreneurs to find encouragement, connection, and maybe even collaboration but most importantly community with moms who know.  So, grab a cup of coffee, maybe a paper and pencil to jot down an idea or two, and let's discover what This Mom Knows.



  • Plan to Eat
  • Meal Planning
  • Grocery Shopping
  • Meal Delivery
  • Recipe App
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