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Healthier Comfort Foods that Won’t Break the Bank

Food shouldn’t be complicated. Or bad for you. Or expensive. I’m working to craft good cheap eats that we can both enjoy. You can read more about this site here. Check out my cookbooks if you’re needing some budget-friendly inspiration. Read about how to make healthy eating work for you here.In need of a little […]

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Ready to Make Healthy Eating Easier?

January flew by, but I hope your good intentions for the new year are still holding strong. It’s all well and good to make goals and resolutions on the first of the year when things are all bright and shiny. It’s another thing to stick to them in the coming months. Want a little help? […]

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Marinara Sauce Simple Enough for Everyday

Skip the bottled pasta sauce. You can make your own marinara sauce, simple enough for everyday, yet tasty enough for all your favorite dishes. When I was a starving college student and poor newlywed, I thought the only way to buy spaghetti sauce was to buy the jar from the grocery store. Even back then, […]

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Healthier Habits Your Budget Can Handle

Easy Garlic Green Beans | Good Cheap Eats

Are you looking for affordable strategies to help you eat healthier and live better? Check out these five healthier habits that your budget can handle. While January and the flush of the new year is past us, healthy habits are not something we should shirk with the changing of the calendar. I don’t care how […]

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Pantry Challenge 2017-31

This month we’re avoiding the grocery store and shopping the kitchen. Here’s how we’re eating. It’s like reality TV, for food. Well, we did it! Almost. For once, I don’t have my freezer thawed yet. Usually I swing that by the third week in the challenge, but not this year. There’s actually a fair amount […]

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Grocery Geek: What We Spent in January

Want a peek into our grocery cart? Here’s how I’m grocery shopping and feeding eight people a healthy, mostly whole foods diet on the cheap. This post may contain affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising fees. Thanks for your support. I really appreciate […]

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Pantry Challenge 2017-29 & 30

This month we’re avoiding the grocery store and shopping the kitchen. Here’s how we’re eating. It’s like reality TV, for food. A photo posted by Jessica Fisher (@jessicagfisher) on Jan 29, 2017 at 1:27pm PST We’re almost at the final day! Sorry for the lack of post last night. We were celebrating big boy’s birthday. 😉 […]

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A Month of Comfort Foods

Ready to make things easy in the meal planning department. Get this Month of Comfort Foods Meal Plans and eat well in February! Are you feeling that winter lull that comes at this time every year when you’re tired of the cold and ready for spring to arrive? Have you found that the weekdays are so […]

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Pantry Challenge 2017-28

This month we’re avoiding the grocery store and shopping the kitchen. Here’s how we’re eating. It’s like reality TV, for food. My word! We’ve got only three days left in this challenge. I’m surprised by: how quickly the time went – being sick probably contributed to that. how much food we still have – we […]

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Pantry Challenge 2017-26 & 27

This month we’re avoiding the grocery store and shopping the kitchen. Here’s how we’re eating. It’s like reality TV, for food. A photo posted by Jessica Fisher (@jessicagfisher) on Jan 27, 2017 at 6:05pm PST Slowly, but surely, we’re working our way through the food. The big freezer is mostly empty of proteins, though there […]

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