Frugal Pantry

How to Save Money on Milk & Dairy Products

How to Save Money on Milk & Dairy Products

Reading Time: 3 min  One of the first times I gave my son cow’s milk, it was a disaster. We had finally found an inexpensive source of fresh, local milk from grass-fed cows. I celebrated by serving cereal for lunch (no need to point out that cereal canceled out the […]

Frugal Juicing (What to do with Leftover Juice Pulp)

Frugal Juicing (What to do with Leftover Juice Pulp)

Reading Time: 3 min  This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small compensation if you make a purchase using the links. You can view my full disclosure policy here.   I didn’t really think juicing was in the cards for me. Making fresh juice from whole fruits […]

How to Make Cheap Smoothies

How to Make Cheap Smoothies

Reading Time: 5 min    For a long time, smoothies = extravagance in our home. Drinking one for breakfast meant I did a killer job stretching the grocery budget, and we could actually afford frozen fruit and other luxuries. As a result, I got a lot of practice […]

Are Zucchini Noodles for Small Budgets?

Are Zucchini Noodles for Small Budgets?

Reading Time: 2 minThis post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small compensation if you make a purchase using the links. You can view my full disclosure policy here.   Zucchini or Squash noodles – cleverly nicknamed zoodles – have been around for awhile. Can I brag […]

5 Ways to Save Money on Fruits and Vegetables

5 Ways to Save Money on Fruits and Vegetables

Reading Time: 2 min  We eat a lot of produce. Like a lot. Think 15 pounds of apples in a week if I ration. “No, you cannot have another apple, kid. How are you not on the toilet all day? Eat a banana.” Most people agree you should eat […]