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Three Ways To Spend Less On Groceries

Food prices are high, that's for sure. Here's some good news: I have three things you can do today that will reduce your weekly grocery budget. #1: Budget your groceries, not just your cash. Budgeting groceries means that you purchase enough food that, combined with what you have on hand, it should be sufficient to feed… Continue reading Three Ways To Spend Less On Groceries

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Menu Monday + New Summer Recipes {7.25.22}

This week I have two new recipes that are perfect for all the delicious summer produce we're enjoying right now. My sister sent me a recipe for a BBQ chicken pizza with peaches, and I'll admit being a little skeptical about the idea. Trust me, it is delicious! The recipe linked in the menu below… Continue reading Menu Monday + New Summer Recipes {7.25.22}

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Good Deals at Dollar Tree: Haul and Review

Dollar Tree continues to be one of my favorite places to shop. I consistently find good deals on food and household supplies, which makes a big difference with rising prices everywhere. Here is a haul from one shopping trip that I did in July. This all came from one Dollar Tree, and it was a… Continue reading Good Deals at Dollar Tree: Haul and Review

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Menu Monday + How I’m Saving Money on Meat {7.11.22}

I love the convenience of grocery pickup, but at least once a month I pop into Ingles (grocery chain) at 8:00 AM and shop their marked down meat - those "meat manager specials" for things that are nearing their best by date. Recently I've purchased pork chops and a whole chicken for $.99/pound! I can… Continue reading Menu Monday + How I’m Saving Money on Meat {7.11.22}

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Menu Monday + Inexpensive Meals {11.29.21}

This time of year I like to plan at least a couple meals into my menu that are super simple. This means they are inexpensive and they are easy. It helps my budget when I balance out the cost of holiday shopping and entertaining with meals like spaghetti and tacos. Simple meals can still be… Continue reading Menu Monday + Inexpensive Meals {11.29.21}

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Menu Monday + Saving Money on Groceries {11.1.21}

Happy Monday! One thing I think we can all agree on is the rising price of food. Grocery prices are climbing and supply is shrinking. However, there's no need to panic. There are plenty of ways to save money on groceries! I'm making an effort to cut costs in this area, especially with the extra… Continue reading Menu Monday + Saving Money on Groceries {11.1.21}

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Buying Groceries at Dollar Tree? | Dollar Tree Haul

Five or six years ago I would have stated pretty emphatically that most grocery items in the Dollar Tree weren't the best deal. Five or six years ago I would have been right! Things in the "grocery game" are always changing! With the question of "where can I find the best deal on my groceries,"… Continue reading Buying Groceries at Dollar Tree? | Dollar Tree Haul

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How I’m Saving Money On Groceries in 2019

this post contains affiliate links It's time to post a little update on my grocery savings methods! I just realized it's been two years since I shared my current strategy - and it has changed. So here it is! #1 Always shop with a list I usually visit two different grocery stores each week -… Continue reading How I’m Saving Money On Groceries in 2019

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Three Ways To Reduce Your Weekly Grocery Budget Today

Whether you're looking for a way to help make ends meet or you'd like a little extra cash for Christmas shopping, your grocery budget is a great place to start! I have three ways you can reduce your weekly grocery budget - today. #1: Budget your groceries, not just your cash! Budgeting groceries means that you… Continue reading Three Ways To Reduce Your Weekly Grocery Budget Today