For many people, how to eat healthy on a budget is a hotly debated item. Trying to figure out the cost of eating healthy is another. Honestly, just the amount spent on the grocery budget is very contested in many households. However, it is the one area that decisions must be constantly made. What to eat? What to plan for dinner? The question is does eating healthy have to cost a fortune. For … [Read more...] about Does Eating Healthy Have to Cost a Fortune?
Grocery Budget / Meal Planning
Let’s face it. Cooking or the need to eat happens on a daily basis. My attitude about meal plan subscriptions has always been – not needed. Why should I pay for someone to plan out my meals? This is something I can do myself. Meal planning shouldn’t be hard. Nope, I totally got this handled. No need for someone to plan out my meals. We have a stack of favorite recipes to pick from. And then, I … [Read more...] about Are Meal Plan Subscriptions Worth the Cost?
Let’s face it. Not everything sold in the stores is needed. There are plenty of “want” items as well as a lot of fluff. Many items sold in grocery stores today will wreck your grocery budget. Below you will find fifty items not to buy at the grocery store. I remember the first time I was attempting to lower my grocery budget. One item kept sticking out on my grocery receipt. It was soda. My … [Read more...] about 51 Items Not to Buy at the Grocery Store
Christmas is a gathering! Whenever, there is a gathering – it typically involves food and laughter. During the holiday season, that means a lot of food - from holiday dinners, special traditions, or quality family time. It is a season to celebrate. According to a survey by Deloitte, people plan to spend $172 on food and entertaining in 2017. The total amount spent on the holidays is just shy … [Read more...] about Christmas Dinner Traditions Roundup & Way to Save Money