Budget-Friendly Recipes

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I’ll teach you how I paid off $70k of student loan debt in 27 months while eating a nutritious plant-based diet.
Here you'll find affordable recipes, smart grocery shopping tips, and practical meal planning tools, all designed to make healthy eating accessible and stress-free.

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What to Serve with White Rice

White rice is one of the best budget-friendly staples and also the perfect neutral base to serve with just about anything. You’re definitely going to want to check out these quick and easy meal ideas.

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