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5 Things I Learned on a Visit with Cheapskate Cook

5 Things I Learned on a Visit with Cheapskate Cook

This unsolicited post was written by our recent house guest. She didn’t tell me she was planning to write it, but after the visit, she submitted this post. She thought it would help you get an outsider’s observations on our daily life.

Simple Summer Fruit Tart (Made with Real Food)

Simple Summer Fruit Tart (Made with Real Food)

This simple tart recipe is a perfect budget-friendly real food dessert – made with minimal sugar, loaded with fruit, whole grains, and topped with lightly sweetened yogurt and fresh mint.

4 Big Ways to Reduce Food Waste

4 Big Ways to Reduce Food Waste

Do you throw away leftovers or unused vegetables every week? Food represents your hard-earned dollars! Prevent food waste with these 4 simple suggestions.

3-Ingredient Frozen Berry Whip

3-Ingredient Frozen Berry Whip

Berry Whip is a refreshing, high-protein alternative to store-bought frozen desserts that is budget-friendly, takes minimal effort, and only uses 3 ingredients.

The $6 Habit (& My Debt-Free Crisis)

The $6 Habit (& My Debt-Free Crisis)

Our debt-free journey taught me really powerful habits. But sometimes those habits turn into something unhealthy. Here is how $6 has changed our lives and how you can make it work for you!

The Best $5 I Spent on my Kitchen

The Best $5 I Spent on my Kitchen

The very best impulse buy I ever made. You might laugh. You might roll your eyes. But if you do any amount of healthy cooking, you will understand why this tool was a game changer in our kitchen.

How to Cook for 3 Different Diets (Without Going Crazy!)

How to Cook for 3 Different Diets (Without Going Crazy!)

Do you struggle feeding dinner to a family that is following 3 different diets at the same time? Is making those meals healthy and budget-friendly overwhelming? Solve your dinner problems with these 3 steps!

Our Debt-Free Trip to Greece with Kids

Our Debt-Free Trip to Greece with Kids

A lot of preparation goes into dragging a family of 5 across the ocean. Here are the companies we used, what we packed, and how we traveled to Europe with our family of five (while guarding our budget!).