How To Eat Healthy On A Budget

How to eat healthy on a budget

If you’ve seen all the tricks and the listicles about saving money on groceries, but none of them ever really hit home? Yeah, same here.

You can read all the frugal articles about how oatmeal, bought in bulk, costs pennies per meal, and all the recipes for rice and beans that you want, but they might not be the right way to eat healthy on a budget for you.

And that’s OK.

Everyone has different food preferences, dietary needs and schedules, so what works for someone else might not work for you. That said, it is possible to eat healthily on a budget if you follow a few key steps ‒ and yes, some of them involve a bit of legwork.

It’ll be worth it when you scale down on what is the second-largest budget category for most of us.

Step One: Figure Out What Healthy Is For You

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Why New Year’s Money Resolutions Won’t Work – And What Will

Why new year’s money resolutions won’t work – and what will

New year, NEW resolutions – this is the year we’re definitely going to make things happen, right?

But there’s a problem...

These resolutions – which yes, sounds nice and smart and so motivational – actually set us up to fail.

Why? Because, too often, they’re an emotional impulse-checklist that lacks a concrete plan for action. And action is the ONLY thing that matters in making a successful life change.

Not to mention, New Year’s resolutions are so timing dependent. If we fail to meet this abstract timeline, have we then lost our chance for the rest of the year?

Starting our resolution late or screwing up early, within the first few days or weeks, feels like a license to put it off until next year. Surely then positive lasting change will finally happen. Ya… right.

We’re in control all year long

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Winners - $1000 Cash HUGE Christmas Giveaway 2017!

$1000 cash huge Christmas giveaway winners for 2017It's almost the end of the year and we have run another amazing Christmas giveaway for 2017!

We collected 13,303 entries and awarded $1,100 in cash and prizes ... mostly cash :)

I want to say thank you to everyone who willingly joined this year's giveaway. You are the reason this is a success year after year!

I'm looking forward to what 2018 has in store and I hope to see all on the site again throughout the year.

Here Are Your Winners!

There are still a few winners who have yet to confirm - I will update this list of winners as they do. If they don't confirm soon, I will be drawing new winners in their place. Keep an eye on your inbox and spam folder over the next few days just in case. Keep reading » about Winners - $1000 Cash HUGE Christmas Giveaway 2017!