Is It Too Expensive to Eat Healthy?

Kim Conte

I've been reading in a lot of groups about how expensive it is to eat right. For example, TamithaSue35 in the CafeMom Newcomers Club shared that her grocery budget isn't always enough to include healthy items like fresh fruits and veggies.

Some CafeMoms offered tips for eating healthy on a budget like buying in bulk; choosing frozen or canned fruits and veggies over fresh; and stocking up on items when they go on sale. Also, Kraft has several nutritious and affordable Heathly Living Budget Recipes, including this Quick Italian Spinach Pie. These are all great ideas, for sure; still, it requires a lot of planning ahead, organization, and prioritzing to eat right.

Do you think it's difficult to feed your family healthy meals on a budget?

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