Getting Started - BHelpful/BHelpful Wiki



  • MongoDB
  • Node (min. version 17.4.0) (Read the link to install MongoDB for guide to install Node)
  • Any software to send a POST request


  • Install or update packages by using yarn or yarn install in the console (takes a hot minute first time).
  • Generate environment file (.env) with yarn gen:env
  • Start the mealplanr package with yarn start:mp

If you cannot update packages try removing node_modules and/or yarn.lock, and rerun yarn.