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From Skepticism to Optimism

I have to tell you that I was very skeptical that this food budget thing would work for my family.  I didn’t think the food would be any good. I didn’t think we could stay to a budget of under $700 a month (our norm is $850).  Thanks for proving me wrong! We are following the strategy of planning meals

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I’m Saving So Much!

I just wanted to say “THANK YOU!”  I’m saving so much money on my groceries since I started following your blog, that I’ve decided to set a goal.  I am putting my savings towards a vacation for the family!  Our trip – a Disney Cruise!  We’ve already put $450 towards the goal, and, I know with the help of your

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A big fan of yours

I’m inspired by this blog!  I, never tracked how much I spent on groceries, but I’m sure it’s up there.  I’m following your ideas and they are really helping! By the way, loving the Butternut Squash Soup!  Great recipe!  Easy to make when you substitute frozen butternut squash cubes.   – Karen S., Rockville, MD

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This idea was a knockout!

I’ve been looking for a site to help me save money and still eat right.  Yours is it! Thanks, too, for sharing the idea of the Herbs de Provence Grilled Salad & White Bean Salad!  I had never tried Herbs de Provence before – now I can’t live without it! Great idea – Easy, convenient, healthy, and DELICIOUS!  – Julie

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