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10 Delicious End-of-Summer Meals for Less Than $5 Per Serving

Posted on Friday, August 26, 2016

Summer is winding down and we're approaching the best time of year for long evenings spent gathered around the picnic table enjoying good food, laughs, and that end-of-summer breeze.…

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10 Ways to Preserve Summer Produce (and Save Money!)

Posted on Friday, August 19, 2016

You've dedicated a great deal of time and energy this summer growing your garden, and suddenly, you're harvesting baskets full of produce quicker than you can possibly put it to…

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Thrifty Thursday: Save Time + Money Using the Pantry Principle

Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2015

You had every intention of gracefully whipping up a healthy, beautiful, French-inspired dinner for the family last evening, but between picking up the kids from school, basketball practice,…

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How-Tuesday: How to Save Money By Meal Planning

Posted on Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Meal planning is a great way to save some major dough (ha!) at the grocery week to week. At first, it can feel a little overwhelming - especially finding the time to sit down and determine…

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Thrifty Thursday: Save Money with Spring Produce

Posted on Thursday, April 2, 2015

Back in September, we discussed how buying seasonal produce can save you lots of money on food preparation. Well, seasons have changed and now it's time to start cooking, baking, and…

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Thrifty Thursday: 5 Ways a Crock Pot Saves You Money + Bonus Recipes

Posted on Thursday, October 9, 2014

If you haven't already jumped on the slow-cooker bandwagon, 'tis the season! Warm, hearty meals are a staple in the Fall and Winter months, and there's no better - or cheaper -…

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Thrifty Thursday: Meal Planning to Save Money

Posted on Thursday, October 2, 2014

Meal planning is a great way to save some major dough (ha!) at the grocery week to week. At first, it can feel a little overwhelming - especially finding the time to sit down and determine…

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Thrifty Thursday: 5 Budget-Friendly DIY Household Cleaning Products

Posted on Thursday, September 25, 2014

Take a moment to think about how much money you spend per year on household cleaning products. Laundry detergent, fabric softener, and dryer sheets. Solutions for windows, hardwood, and…

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Fall Bucket List: 25 Free + Affordable Fall Must-Dos

Posted on Friday, September 19, 2014

We've had so much fun talking about saving money when it comes to crossing to-dos off of your Fall Bucket List this week! Need some inspiration to create your own? Here are 25…

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Fall Bucket List: Cook, Bake + Save Money with Fall Produce

Posted on Thursday, September 18, 2014

Utilizing seasonal produce is a great way to save at the grocery, since their cost per unit drops significantly. And if baking pumpkin and apple spice treats and whipping up warm and hearty…

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