I find that I do much better eating up leftovers and sticking to my weekly meal plan if I keep a list of food and meals in front of me in the kitchen. I use a dry erase board on the fridge, but I also love the idea of putting one inside the pantry or on the back of a cupboard door.
A few similar items to those pictured above:
Here, too, is a link to the printable pantry labels seen above:
→ Get the free printable pantry labels at Better Homes & Gardens
Do you have a system of staying on track and organized with your meal planning? Does it involve a board or calendar?
(Image: Better Homes and Gardens)