A great way to save money on meals is to eat breakfast for dinner. But that doesn’t mean you’ll be spending all your shopping time in the cold cereal aisle. Here are some suggestions for cheap breakfast food that’s perfectly suitable for dinner, and tasty.
Pancakes are king
Here’s a savory breakfast staple that is well-suited for the dinner table. They don’t take much time to prepare and the ingredients are simple. Work with traditional sweet elements or throw fruits and vegetables into the mix.
Wrap up breakfast burritos
If you have tortillas, eggs and some vegetables, you have what you need to make [...]
Living on delivery food sounds tasty and convenient, but the truth is that it’s quite expensive. However, there are ways to obtain free delivery food, with an assist from the World Wide Web. Sites like Seamless, GrubHub and Delivery.com make free takeout possible.
Pooling resources for the consumer
Commission-based restaurant delivery websites like Seamless, GrubHub and their competitors serve as a convenient portal where diners can access menus, place orders and enjoy discounts. Seamless has been going strong since 1999, and the concept of online delivery has largely remained the same, including the turf war among competing sites.
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If you’re looking to keep your upcoming wedding simple, elegant and budget-conscious, think about the food at your wedding reception. The costs of common wedding food can add up fast. If you want to save money on reception food without sacrificing quality, here are some tips for running your wedding on a budget.
Provide your own appetizers
Hiring a caterer to provide appetizers is a convenience, not a requirement. So long as you choose an appetizer that can be made ahead of time, then frozen, you can save as much as 50 percent on your wedding reception, versus the mark-up you’d pay [...]
Organic life needs water to live, but unfortunately some human beings don’t care for the taste of the all-natural hydration beverage. This has spawned numerous products within the global beverage industry, including countless forms of expensive flavored water, whether it’s already bottled water or from an add-in flavor pouch. There are cheaper, much healthier ways to flavor water than with sugar and other chemicals, however. Leave the Vitamin Water on the store shelf so you can mix-and-match with these flavored water tips.
A dash of salt
If you think you need to buy expensive, packaged water drinks so that you can replace [...]
Who doesn’t love Thanksgiving? Family, friends, the day off work and the smell of slow-roasting turkey. The food bills and the stress that comes with them — maybe it’s not all so great. But here are some simple tricks you can do to relieve that burden a bit and put the “thanks” back into Thanksgiving.
The sooner you start and the more specific your plans are, the more money you can save. Last minute impulse shopping is always more costly because you are at the mercy of the current prices. If you start early and look for sales, you can [...]