Bulk Buying for a Small Apartment

Bulk buying is a great way to save money, and there are tons of tips and tricks around the blogosphere on how families can use coupons, sales, and warehouse stores to purchase large quantities for less. But what about those of use who are single city-dwellers? With a family of just me, myself, and I,…

Organizing Coupons on a Tiny Budget

There are many theories and tips on how to organize your coupons. A simple Google search will find thousands of posts recommending binders, plastic dividers, boxes, and much more. But one thing most of those posts have in common is some significant start-up cost. The last thing you'll want to do when starting to coupon…

Making Processed Foods Healthier

We often find coupons and deals for packaged foods like boxed and frozen dinners. These foods are cheap, quick, and easy to prepare, so it's tempting to make them a regular part of your diet, but they're also high in fat and sodium, low in fiber, and full of preservatives. Here's a few tips how…

Recipe: Healthier Egg Salad

Egg salad is delicious on a warm summer day, but most recipes are high in fat and calories, and therefore not the healthiest option. I'm always looking for healthy twists on old favorites, so here's a recipe you can eat without the guilt.   2         Hard Boiled Eggs, diced 1/8 c…

Googling for Coupons

Do you ever remember seeing a deal scenario, but can't remember where? Or you know you saw a coupon that you could pair with a sale, but the coupon isn't showing up in the coupon database? Or maybe you can remember what brand a certain coupon or deal was for? The coupon database is a…

My Food Philosophy

To kick off my contribution to Grocery Coupon Guide, I thought I'd share a bit of my background and my philosophy on food. First, I'll tell you a secret: I have no idea what I'm doing. I'm by no means a food expert or professional of any sort. Aside from a 7th grade home-ec class,…