Budget Cooking Guide

Save money and cut waste with our guide to cook and eat healthier on a budget.

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Cheap Healthy Lunch Ideas for Work

A healthy lunch doesn’t have to be expensive. Stick to your budget by making your lunch at home and packing it for work. These easy healthy lunch ideas clock in at $3 or less per serving. With over 50 homemade lunches to inspire you including cold sandwiches, salads and grain bowls and warm soups and burritos, there is something for everyone.

These 3-Ingredient Recipes Are Perfect for Your Last-Minute Holiday Menu

Did the holiday season sneak up on you? Not to worry. These simple, unfussy recipes are affordable, easy and surprisingly decadent so you can pull together a meal worth celebrating.

The Best (and Worst) Deals at Trader Joe's

We scoured the aisles, taste-tested the bounty and sorted the findings to bring you a list of the best and worst deals at Trader Joe's. It's a tough job, but someone's gotta do it.

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How I'm Saving $160 and Improving My Health This Month

If you've been wanting to cut down on alcohol but aren't sure where to start, here are some easy tips to help you drink less. Plus, learn about the benefits for your wallet and your health.