Real Food on a Budget
There’s this myth that in order to eat healthy, you have to:
- Spend your entire paycheck on groceries
- Devote hours to preparing fresh, homemade meals
- Learn to love kombucha, lacto-fermenting, kefir, and other words you have to google the first time you hear them.
That is not true, and I can show you why.
Cheapskate Cook was born 12 years ago in our first apartment. Armed with $25 and a ridiculous amount of optimism and determination, Chris and I learned how to save money and eat healthy.
Now we can teach you so you can too!
At Cheapskate Cook, we teach you four main superpowers to help you save money and eat healthy.
1. Budget-Friendly Recipes
Next, try these simple budget-friendly recipes!
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Browse our budget-friendly, real food recipes for more simple meal ideas.
Do You Know What’s For Dinner?
Check out Dinner for a Dollar: Real Food Recipes for Under $1 a Serving!
2. Grocery Shopping
Next, learn how to shop smarter here:
Shop Smarter Now!
Check out our grocery hacks and frugal tips here.
“Help! How do I eat real food AND stay on budget?”
The answer you need is probably already in your kitchen.
3. Menu Planning
Next, check out these real-life menu plans and strategies!
Do You Like Cooking Videos?
Then you’ll love our YouTube Channel! Go there to watch our recipe tutorials, grocery hacks, and budgeting tips.
4. Food Allergies
How to Build A Cheapskate Kitchen:
The tools you need to save money and eat healthy
1. The Basics
Here is what you absolutely need to cook at home.
2. Build a Better Real Food Kitchen
A few simple tools that will help you save money, eat healthy, and stay sane.
3. My Favorite Kitchen Things
If ones of these broke, I would instantly want to replace it.
4. My Cookbook Crushes
They taught me how to save money and eat heathy. You might love them too.
Community & Connection
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