Eating Right When Your Budget is Tight


I know money is always a factor in every household.  Most of us are also strapped for time to cook with so many other obligations in the day.  However, all of  us deserve to eat real and healthy food.

Many of us have families we are trying to feed and feed well.  It can seem like there is no way to eat well and fresh when you are on a tight budget but there is.  With a few tips, planning and creativity you can eat real food that is really delicious on any budget.

I searched and searched and found some really great resources that may help you in your efforts to stretch a dollar and feel really good about what you eat.

Here are some great recipe ideas and tips that are easy on the wallet

Huffington Post

Cooking Light

Food Network

Eating Well

Better Homes and Gardens

Here are also some Vegetarian Options


Money saving Mom has some helpful ideas on meal planning on a budget

Use this site to plan meals and groceries lists as well! 🙂

I hope these tips are helpful in providing you with a variety of choices and possibly some new ideas.



  1. thanks for the links – all great articles!

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