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The Single Mom's Guide to Grocery Shopping in Ways that Save Money

The Single Mom’s Guide to Grocery Shopping in Ways that Save Money

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One of the biggest questions I get and have often wondered myself, is “What is the best way to grocery shop as a single mom?” The reason this is so challenging is eating healthy can be expensive and there may not seem to be enough time in the day to go grocery shopping. Then if you add on cooking the food when you are exhausted, that is another challenge. One of my biggest budget challenges has been the expense of groceries. I would set a grocery budget, but yet I struggled to stay within that budget. The biggest reason why…

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3 Power Tips for Saving Money at the Grocery Store

In Frugal, Phenomenal

How many times have you walked into a grocery store and said, ‘I just need 5 things,’ and the next thing you know you have a cart full of stuff you want but don’t need?   Sound familiar?  We’ve all been there.  We know exactly what we need, but often times we buy more.  Maybe the allure of a free sample gets us to buy something that wasn’t on our radar.  Maybe we think we’re out of something, so we purchase the item, but when we get home we realize we already have it.  Who knows?!  There are many reasons…

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How to Save Money by Minimizing Food Waste

In Frugal, Phenomenal

How many of you have opened up your fridge and just stared at the food that had gone bad?  Maybe you saw sweet potatoes with mold and spinach that had turned into liquid.  Sounds pretty disgusting, right?  Well that is what happens when you buy too much food at the grocery store and then it just sits and gets gross in our fridge.  This overspending can happen for a few reasons. We may have this grand vision of cooking more than we realistically can. We saw a cool recipe from the Food Network that we just have to try! Sometimes the grocery…

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