Grocery Savings Tips & Recipes

Staples You Should Never Take Off Your Grocery List

Each shopper has a different method when they head to the grocery store. Some weave in and out of the aisles, and some head straight for the first item on their grocery list. However much shopper strategy might vary, there is something most consumers have in common: about 80% of the items on people’s grocery…

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What’s in Season? February Foods to Keep Your Fridge Fresh

Are you keeping your fridge fresh? We don’t mean baking-soda-in-the-back-corner fresh. We mean stocked with high-quality, seasonal fruits and veggies that add a fresh bite to your meals. Over at Basket, we try swapping out our go-to produce choices for in-season picks. And while February might be the shortest month, it certainly has no shortage…

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Grocery Hacks Post: Sales Flyer Hacks to Live By

We’ve all been there: You enter the grocery store and a dazzling flyer emblazoned with SALE! catches your attention. Your adrenaline starts pumping. You dig your feet into the ground, and tighten your grip on the handlebar of your cart. It’s game time. This is what you were made to do. But, time out ref. Before you rev…

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Scoring a Touchdown with Game Day Savings

T-minus three days until the Big Game. If you’ll be hosting a viewing party for the Big Game, snacks will absolutely be expected. After all, how will you keep guests fueled throughout halftime dance parties, nail-biting tackles, and fumbles in the fourth-quarter without snacks? While football is obviously the star this Sunday, we all know…

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Grocery Shopping Hacks: Keeping Cool When the Supermarket Is Swamped

While late nights, early mornings, and Wednesday afternoons are actually the three best times to shop for groceries, sometimes scheduling your shopping trips to align with a smaller crowd is simply unrealistic. And when the supermarket is at its most swamped – midday on weekends and between 4 and 6 p.m. on weekdays – is…

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Adding Seasonal Flavors to Spruce Up Your Favorite Dishes for Winter

Drinking hot cocoa next to the Christmas tree in your favorite pajamas. Lighting the menorah while the rugelach bakes. Building a gingerbread house while sipping on warm mulled wine. Even the thought of these cozy flavors warms you from the inside out. As the temperature drops nationwide, our favorite foods become warmer, spicier, and more…

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Top Trending Coupon Tips and Hacks

The world of savings can be a savage place if you’re not prepared. Between the lingo, the cashiers who are sick of scanning coupons, and the way your ‘buy one-get one’ coupon always vanishes by the time you get to check out, it can get intense. It’s our mission to streamline the savings process as…

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Basket Budget Menu: New Year’s Eve 2018 Edition

With the days of 2018 dwindling, the team at Basket is getting fired up for 2019. A fresh start for more savings, better budgeting, and a slew of brand new recipes, we’re ready to ring in 2019 with a bang. So, of course, we bring to you the New Year’s Eve Basket Budget Menu –…

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Veg Out: Fresh Foods for New Year’s Resolutions

Come January it seems like “lose weight,” “get in shape,” or “eat healthier” are at the top of just about everyone’s New Year’s resolutions. And while the Lean Cuisine meals and Special K cereals may conveniently go on major sale this time of year, here at Basket we believe in the power of fresh foods….

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How To: Brunch on a Budget

In 2018, there is not a meal more trendy than brunch. Not breakfast, not lunch, but brunch: The in-between meal during which it’s socially acceptable to add eggs or avocado to anything. Plus, down it with a mimosa. Here at Basket, we’ve been big brunch fans for years. So if you ask us, everyone is a…

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