$96 Grocery Haul & Budget Birthdays

$96 Grocery Haul & Budget Birthdays

  What does a family of 5 eat while saving money and eating healthy? How do you celebrate birthdays and deal with food restrictions on a budget? Here is exactly what we bought and what we ate on our fourth week of #RealFoodCheap.     […]

Simple Autumn Spring Mix Salad

Simple Autumn Spring Mix Salad

This spring mix salad is perfect for the cooler seasons and is one of my favorites to serve guests and family. Dress it up with chicken or salmon to make it a full meal!     I took a poll. No one likes spring mix […]

$79 Grocery Haul & Real-Life Menu

$79 Grocery Haul & Real-Life Menu

  What does a family of 5 eat while saving money and eating healthy? Here is exactly what we bought and what we ate on our 3rd week of #RealFoodCheap.     This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small compensation if […]

FAQ: Curly Hair Care

FAQ: Curly Hair Care

    Cheapskate Cook is all about empowering you to save money and eat healthy, but by far the most frequently asked questions I receive are: “How do you take care of your curly hair?” “What product do you use?” “Teach me all your secrets!” […]

Camping in the Rain with $82 Grocery Budget

Camping in the Rain with $82 Grocery Budget

What does a family of 5 eat while saving money and eating healthy? Here is exactly what we bought and what we ate (while camping!) on the second week of #RealFoodCheap.   This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small compensation if […]

$20 Grocery Budget and Menu Plan

$20 Grocery Budget and Menu Plan

What does a family of 5 eat while saving money and eating healthy? Here is exactly what we bought and what we ate on the first week of Real Food Cheap.     Real Food Cheap: Days 1-7 Our family of 5 big eaters eats […]