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One of the biggest expenses for a college student is undoubtedly food. Some students choose to go the cafeteria meal plan route, and depending on your school and the plan you choose, that may be an economical solution. But for those of you living in an apartment (and especially those of you that live off of campus), learning how to meal plan can save you a lot of cash.
What is meal planning? Well, it is exactly as it sounds. A plan that lists every meal you will eat for the next week, two weeks, or month – all depending on your preference. With my crazy schedule and my need for a bit of flexibility, I find that planning my meals for the week helps me save time, money, and eat way healthier than I would otherwise. I can get delicious food made for the least amount of time and money.
Here are some tips for how to meal plan:Take your schedule into consideration. On crazy busy days, you dont want to have to spend a lot of time cooking a meal. My crazy day of the...read more