Are supermarket vouchers a good deal?

I have a keen interest in shopping. Food shopping mind, I don’t have a huge patience for much else. I thoroughly enjoy seeking out bargains, getting the best quality for my money and finding unusual things to try. I’m pretty dedicated to Sainsbury’s but that’s mainly because of its proximity to where I live and…

Step Five: Cooking!

At last, all the previous efforts have been worthwhile and we can finally get in the kitchen and cook up a storm. This whole post is personal, as I’m describing my eating habits and what I like to cook. You’re most likely different. You might stay away from cheese or love pork or want to…

Step Four: Organising

I think this step is crucial when it comes to sticking to your budget, cutting down on waste and enjoying your food. So you’ve worked out your budget, created an epic shopping list, bought your groceries and now they’re all laid out of the kitchen counter. Now what? In order to make the most of…

Step Three: Shopping

Welcome back to my series on how to shop forĀ a healthy lifestyle on a budget. I hope you’re enjoying this collection of posts. I think they’re ideal for the New Year as we might not be feeling quite so flush after all the festivities and extra expenditure. So, onto today’s post, which is a collection…

Step Two: Planning

In my previous post, I described how to create a food budget using your finances as a guide. Now that we’ve got that money ready and raring to go, we need to make a plan of action for the shops. It’s been well documented how shopping without a list or shopping when hungry can lead…

Step One: Budgetting

“Healthy eating is so expensive!” I’ve heard that phrase on many occasions and may have even muttered it myself once upon a time. But now, I know it’s not true and I’m hoping to prove it to you over the next couple of posts. Eating wholefoods is what you make of it. You can shell…