7 Easy Ways to Avoid Food Waste

To avoid food waste is to save money. Have you considered that? You’re throwing money away when you waste food. Good reason to stop, eh? Here’s how. It’s estimated that in the United States 30-40% of the food supply ends up as waste. Imagine if that was happening at your house. A third of what […]

Take the Efficient Kitchen Challenge to Save Money

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Time is money, they say. Can you save money on groceries when you save time in the kitchen? Yes! Take February’s Efficient Kitchen Challenge and see! Hey there, folks! We’re wrapping up the January Pantry Challenge and gearing up for a new Grocery Savings Challenge to start on Saturday. Pantry Challenge participants saved 100s of dollars […]

Tips for Hosting a Holiday Brunch on a Budget

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Are you hosting a holiday brunch this season? Feeling a little overwhelmed. Here’s the 411 on how to make it simple as well as delicious. Citrus Salad, Instant Holiday Brunch Kit With the winter holidays ahead of us, we’re in for a ton of fun. Or stress, depending on where you fall on the Holiday Planning Continuum. […]

Tips for Budget-Friendly Holiday Meals

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As the holidays approach, you may be tempted to pull out all the stops. Your budget may not agree. Enjoy a festive season without overspending with these tips for budget-friendly holiday meals. Pictured: Ham in the Slow Cooker Yep, the holidays they are approaching. You’ve seen the displays in Costco and Walmart. You can read […]

Convenience Foods You Can Make Better & Cheaper Yourself

Want to make your own trail mix? Oatmeal cups? Flavored cream cheese? Frozen taquitos? There are loads of convenience foods you can make better and cheaper yourself. Pictured: Instant Oatmeal Packets: How to Make Your Own There are a lot of things out there that are convenient to grab when you’re out and about. The grocery shelves […]

Great Avocado Recipes to Stretch Your Dollar

The following content is sponsored by the Love One Today. All opinions are my own. Do you consider avocados a treat that only the rich and famous can enjoy? Think again. These tips and avocado recipes will help you stretch your dollar and enjoy more of that green, buttery fruit. It’s green. It’s bumpy. It’s super […]

Bean Recipes that Taste Great & Will Save You Money

Beans are an affordable ingredient with great main dish potential. But what can you MAKE with beans? I’ve gotcha covered with these easy and delicious bean recipes. Beans, beans, the musical fruit, the more you eat… the more you save! Surprised ya, there, didn’t I? While beans may sometimes get a bad rap for causing […]

What Can You Make with Eggs?

Eggs are a wonderful protein to work with. Here’s a tasty roundup of egg recipes to make for dinner tonight: