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UH Budgeting Boot Camp: Building a (Food) Budget

Seeds, plants and soil all cost money, building a coop does too and those canning jars don’t come cheap.  But we urban homesteaders feel it’s worth it.  We are in it for the food.  So we have to find a way to make it work.  How do we eat well without breaking the bank? This […]

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Sustainable Food Budget Challenge Wrap Up

Wow!  This challenge certainly has been an eye-opener for our family!  It has been a lot of fun for me, and good for us all.  For the month, our total is $398.56. This includes the trip to the farmer’s market and a smoothie from Whole Foods Saturday, two trips to Chick-Fil-A (although Rick packs his […]

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Sustainable Food Budget Challege Update!

So has anyone been participating in the Sustainable Food Budget Challenge?  Here’s an update on how our family has done for the last two weeks. The week of Easter, we did really well.  It helped that we were only hosting dessert for my mom and Manuel, and that they brought the carrot cake.  I did […]

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Sustainable Food Budget Challenge

How many times have you thought about eating organic and locally grown food, only to convince yourself it’s too expensive?  Or maybe you do eat locally and organically grown food, and try to convert your friends, but you can’t seem to get them to believe it’s something they can afford.  For the month of April, […]

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