How to Buy Bulk Foods for the First Time

This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. There is no extra cost to you. If you had asked me 5 years ago how to buy bulk food, I would have told you that bulk foods weren’t really worth it. I would have said …

How Much Should You Spend On Groceries?

How Many Pre-Made Items Are You Buying? The biggest grocery budget killer is often the pre-made or processed items. Snack foods, cereal, soda, box mixes, and pre-chopped or bagged vegetables would all fall into this category. Now, as I mentioned above, I’m not completely against buying anything pre-made. However, you …

How to Avoid Food Waste at Home

When I first got married, I had no idea how to grocery shop. I shopped like I had a family of five, and as a result, we threw away a lot of food. I wanted to get better at grocery shopping and avoid all that food waste, but I didn’t …

My Fail-Proof Method for Avoiding Take-Out

Eating out sounds so easy. You get to let someone else cook for you, while you relax (as much as you can with kids in a restaurant, anyway!) The temptation of dining out is one we all fall prey to. You got home later than expected, or forgot to take …