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How I save on Groceries and Deals to Meals Special Pricing!

Hey Freebs! I am still recovering from our amazing week in Italy. I wanted to be sure to share this awesome sale Deals to Meals is doing.  I have used Deals to Meals for many years and have mentioned them many times in my grocery shopping tips. Exciting news for us all…they are celebrating 10 years of Deals

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Grocery shopping Q&A! How to freeze fruit, use leftovers, food tips GALORE! [Ask Me Monday]

Aaaah, that beloved grocery bill. Kicks you in the pants a bit, doesn’t it? Putting it lightly…how much you spend on groceries can make or break you. If you go to the store several times per week, wander the aisles, tossing whatever sounds good in your cart…I hate to break it to you, but you’re

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Which Costco Membership is worth the money? + Costco Visa changes!!

It’s no secret that I love Costco, and have become somewhat of a Costco pro over the years (if you haven’t noticed by my Costco page!). They have great prices on quality items and it can really save your family a lot of money…IF you do it right! I recently did a TV segment for

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Walmart’s Price Matching Changes – the Inside Scoop!

If you’ve read my blog for more than 30 seconds, you’ve probably guessed I’m a big fan of Walmart and it’s price matching. It’s how I grocery shop and save about HALF on my groceries each week, without clipping coupons! And as you’ve probably heard, rumors are flying that Walmart is seriously changing, and possibly

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Does grocery budget include eating out? + Grocery budget tips! [Ask Me Monday]

I get hundreds of questions every week between emails, social media, blog comments, and just being asked in-person. Answering them is one of my FAVORITE things about doing what I do! I love taking what I know and being able to help make it personally apply to Y-O-U. One common feedback in the survey you

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5 Ways to Save Time and Money this Thanksgiving!

  Good news…I haven’t died! I know I’ve been MIA for a little while, but it’s for good reason. Keep your eyes on Instagram and you’ll see that I’m up to a HUGE project that has taken me more time than I have ever spend on a project. Like, EVER. It’s been such a labor

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A Free Grocery App YOU Told Me About, That EVERYONE Needs!

First of all, thank you for all the kind congrats and regards on my announcement yesterday. Seriously blown away by how sweet you all are! *group hug* Second, I have to thank you also for introducing ME to a free grocery app that saves you money at the grocery store…an app that I had NO

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First Time Price-Matching Success! [Freebs Success Story: Rebecca]

I get emails and social media comments constantly from Freebs, just like you, who are having success with FunCheapOrFree ideas. I recently got an email from a Freeb, Rebecca, who was incredibly nervous to price-match for the first time. She followed everything I teach on my “How I Grocery Shop” page and ended up having

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How to Eat Whole, Organic, Gluten-Free for $500 a month (for a Family of 6!)

The growing trend of how to eat whole, organic, gluten-free, and even allergen-free has Freebs everywhere wondering how they can possibly afford to feed their family REAL food, while maintaining a tight grocery budget. We all know I love corn dogs and canned soup (working on it! baby steps!) so I’ve enlisted help today. My friend

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Come shopping with me, and let’s do dinner while we’re at it!

FREEBS! I know this isn’t a typical Frugal Find Friday post but I have exciting things to share! I’ve been hurting my brain trying to think of how to be able to physically BE THERE for you all more, outside of the pages of this blog. For me, I’d much rather sit with someone for 1

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Why a monthly budget is SO YESTERDAY (and what you should do instead)

Budget. The dreaded B-WORD. Can you feel the cold sweat brewing?  When Bubba and I went through our F.D (financial disaster) we were forced to start from scratch. He took over the role of managing our money and staying on top of the bills, I took over the role of finding everyday systems that WORK (see

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Bigger is Actually Better! (in this case, anyway…)

I’m just about killing myself over the big Disneyland series I’ve been working on for the last 5 years of my life (or so it feels, anyway). It’s almost done! YAAAY! But I wanted to prove to you that I’m still alive. So here’s another quick (super flattering and professional…) video tip for you in

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