Budget Cooking Guide

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

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22 Budget-Friendly Ground Beef Recipes

Ground beef is great for making meals that are easy, nutritious and affordable. These recipes use ground beef along with other affordable foods like pasta and potatoes to make a delicious, filling meal. Recipes like Ground Beef & Pasta Skillet and Loaded Twice-Baked Potatoes are healthy, tasty and utilize an affordable protein in the best way.

15 Cheap Healthy Dinner Ideas You Can Make in 15 Minutes

Need a quick, healthy, budget-friendly meal idea to get on the table fast? We have pulled together 15 of our favorite recipes for when you need to save time and money.

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15 Foods You Don't Need to Buy Organic

Some fruits and vegetables are less likely to be contaminated with pesticide residues, so you can feel good about buying them conventional if you are trying to stick to a budget.

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.

5 Ways to Be More Sustainable, Without Giving Up Meat

Tired of hearing to cut down on animal protein? This one is for you.