Maximizing Your Grocery Budget
Whether you shop organic at upscale markets or clip coupons at the local supermarket, grocery bills are taking a bigger bite of everyone's budgets. But there are healthy, tasty meals that can be had on a budget. We've got strategies for smarter shopping and meal planning that can save a bundle.
Jodi Balis, Director of Nutrition Education at the Capital Area Food Bank, explains healthy, value-conscious strategies for shopping and cooking:
The Capital Area Food Bank's Jodi Balis's Recipes
The Capital Area Food Bank's Jodi Balis offers her "$16 Shopping Bag" list, which is designed to produce 16 meals:
Balis came up with two recipes from the "$16 Shopping Bag" that is designed to produce 16 separate meals: