How to Make Dinner When You are Not Home to Cook

How to Make Dinner When You are Not Home to Cook

Reading Time: 7 min Want to make healthy dinners but you aren’t home in time to cook? Here are 3 steps you can take today to ensure next week’s dinnertime success. This post may contain affiliate links. Read my disclosure policy here. Right now, we are in a season…

Real Food Cheap Over the Holidays

Real Food Cheap Over the Holidays

Reading Time: 3 min What does a family of 5 eat while saving money and eating healthy over the holidays? Here is what saved our budget during weeks 5-7 of #RealFoodCheap.  Real Food Cheap: Weeks 5-7 The last 3 weeks held a lot of extra holiday activity. We stumbled…

$96 Grocery Haul & Budget Birthdays

$96 Grocery Haul & Budget Birthdays

Reading Time: 7 min   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.    …

$79 Grocery Haul & Real-Life Menu

$79 Grocery Haul & Real-Life Menu

Reading Time: 5 min   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…

Camping in the Rain with $82 Grocery Budget

Camping in the Rain with $82 Grocery Budget

Reading Time: 6 min 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 Trip and Menu Plan

$20 Grocery Trip and Menu Plan

Reading Time: 6 min What does a family of 5 eat while saving money and eating healthy? Here is exactly what we bought and what we ate in the first week of our Real Food Cheap challenge. $20 Grocery Haul This week, we only had $20 for groceries (read…

$90 Real Food Grocery Budget for a Family of 5

$90 Real Food Grocery Budget for a Family of 5

Reading Time: 7 min Can a family of 5 big eaters eat real food for $90/week? If you are passionate about healthy eating but need to save serious money, this post is for you. Learn how to eat real food cheap! This post contains affiliate links. You can view…

How to Eat Grassfed, Free-Range Meat on a Small Budget

How to Eat Grassfed, Free-Range Meat on a Small Budget

Reading Time: 5 min Eating grassfed, free-range meat on a small budget can be expensive. Here are some frugal tips I’ve learned to make it much more budget-friendly. This post may contain affiliate links. Read my disclosure policy here. The cheapskate in me would love to be a vegetarian.…