How to Eat For $10 a Week • Dollar Tree

https://youtu.be/wJcR_tmbKEM How low do you think you could go with your grocery budget? What if you only had $10 to feed yourself for the whole week? What would you buy? I decided to put this idea to the test and see what kind of meals I could get out of $10 at the dollar tree. This is to feed myself for an entire week: breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  Why the Dollar Tree? I plan to try out this idea with several different stores where people go for groceries, and this time happens to be the Dollar Tree. While the Dollar…

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What Did We Eat This Week – How to Eat Well on a Budget • Week 4 of a full month!

*This post was drafted in September but published in January due to an illness and death in my family. Apologies for any confusion on the continuity of this four part series. Hi friends! If you're new here, welcome!This is the latest addition to a series of blog posts I've been writing in which I document and detail the costs of all the groceries I bought that week, as well as the costs of everything I actually use to feed my household of 3 adults. Specifically, this is the final week of a full month of tracking my grocery and meal costs. If…

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What Did We Eat This Week – How to Eat Well on a Budget • Week 3 of a full month!

*This post was drafted in September but published in January due to an illness and death in my family. Apologies for any confusion on the continuity of this four part series. Hi friends! If you're new here, welcome!This is the latest addition to a series of blog posts I've been writing in which I document and share my grocery haul for the week, the meals I made that week, and how much everything cost to feed my household of 3 adults. Specifically, we've made it to week 3 of a solid month that I am detailing. If you'd like a quick link…

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What Did We Eat This Week – How to Eat Well on a Budget • Week 2 of a full month!

Hi friends! If this is your first time here, welcome!This is the latest addition to a series of blog posts I've been writing in which I document and share my grocery haul for the week, the meals I made that week, and how much everything cost to feed my household of 3 adults. Specifically, this is week 2 of a solid month that I am documenting. If you'd like a quick link to read week 1 first, HERE YA GO.If you are stuck trying to figure out "What's for dinner?" or looking for ideas to stretch your grocery budget further, I…

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What Did We Eat This Week – How to Eat Well on a Budget • Week 1 of a full month!

Welcome new friends and returning readers!This is my 3rd round of recording and photographing a full week of what groceries I bought, what I made to eat, and how much it all cost for my household of 3 adults. And what's really exciting, is I'm going to keep track for a full month to give a fuller picture of what my shopping and cooking habits look like, so look out for 3 more consecutive weeks of posts!If you are stuck trying to figure out "What's for dinner?" or looking for ideas to stretch your grocery budget further, I hope you can…

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What Did We Eat This Week #2 – How to Eat Well on a Budget!

Hey there!This is my second week of semi-meticulously tracking and photographing not only how I spent money on groceries for the week for a family of 3 adults, but also what I actually made us to eat and the cost of those meals. I hope this gives you some inspiration for your own life, whether that be for ideas on how to cut costs from your grocery budget or ideas on what to actually make for dinner if you're feeling stuck. It is definitely possible to eat well on a budget!As for some disclaimers:We all have different dietary needs.We all have…

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What Did We Eat This Week #1 – How to Eat Well on a Budget!

So I'm kind of a weirdo. I really enjoy grocery shopping. However, I don't enjoy spending a lot of money on groceries. And probably like many of you, I also just don't have a lot of extra room in my budget to be overspending on groceries. I love reading about other people's grocery budgets and the different ways in which they stretch their dollars, so I decided to start tracking and sharing a week or two each month of my budget grocery shopping and meal planning strategy on this blog. My hope is to give others some ideas on ways…

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