I visited a blog today that had some inspiring posts.  I was intrigued by the 1950’s budget menu “challenge.”  There are lots of food dollar stretching ideas in the blog and comments from readers. I recently found a $45 Emergency Menu for 4-6 at Hillbilly Housewife and it tempts me to use it the same way as an experiment.  At least it should save some grocery dollars as we recover from our Christmas buying and entertaining.

Here’s another great group of articles:  How to Live Well on Less