Cheapskate Whole30

#CheapskateWhole30: Did We Stay Under Budget?

#CheapskateWhole30: Did We Stay Under Budget?

  All of our tips about saving money while on Whole30. Our family of 5 tried to eat an all paleo, Whole30 diet while keeping our grocery budget under the national average. Here’s what happened.     After our initial panic, the next 10 days […]

How to Save the MOST money on Whole30

How to Save the MOST money on Whole30

  Our goal was to save as much money as possible while on Whole30. As a growing family of 5 big eaters, using all of these strategies saved us A LOT of money. If you’re going to try Whole30 on a tight budget, these frugal tips […]

Deeply Flavorful Baked Sweet Potatoes

Deeply Flavorful Baked Sweet Potatoes

  An extra-flavorful, easy way to make baked sweet potatoes even better. Whole30, paleo, dairy-free, gluten-free, CHEAP, and just plain good. The best baked sweet potatoes I’ve ever had.     This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small compensation if you […]

What to Serve Guests When You’re on Whole30

What to Serve Guests When You’re on Whole30

  When you’re on Whole30, serving guests is tricky. Here are 3 “normal,” frugal meal ideas that are Whole30 approved and that guests will love!     We’ve had several dinner guests while on our frugal Whole30. Normally when we serve guests, I make a […]

Cheapskate Whole30: Surprising Challenges

Cheapskate Whole30: Surprising Challenges

  Panic. The first word that comes to mind at this point is probably the least helpful and most discouraging. I expected a little bit of a learning curve jumping into Whole30. It delivered. A Few Unforeseen Challenges:  Whole30 for the Whole Family Because we’re […]

#CheapskateWhole30: Start Here

#CheapskateWhole30: Start Here

  Last week we started Whole 30. While I’m a skeptic at best when it comes to fad diets and extreme eating methods, this was a long time coming. Bullet List Backstory No one starts Whole30 just for fun. Although the financial implications of a paleo […]

5-Ingredient Homemade Sausage

5-Ingredient Homemade Sausage

  Sausage makes everything taste better – and this easy recipe turns inexpensive ground meat into savory sausage with 5 ingredients you probably already have. Gluten-free and sugar-free too!   If sausage isn’t one of your favorite foods, you must be a vegetarian. Seriously, sausage […]