It’s pretty simple: no matter who you are or where you live, saving money is a good thing. But then why does sticking to a budget or figuring out where to cut costs feel so hard? Especially when it comes to food. We have to eat, right?
And sure, serving up beans for every meal definitely saves some dough. But variety is the spice of life, and we were curious to learn all the other thrifty tricks cooks in our community actually use every day. So, we asked our Instagram followers to share their best money-saving kitchen tips, and got hundreds and hundreds of answers. Below, we’ve picked 23 of our favorite thrifty tricks to keep us (and our wallets) full.
What are your best money-saving tip in the kitchen? Share your favorites in the comments below!