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Plant Based on a Budget Challenge – 1 Person – Week 4

By: Toni Okamoto | 10 Comments | Category: Blog, Meal Plans

Welcome to the Plant Based on a Budget Challenge! First off, thank you very much for considering this challenge. We’re hoping to show that a plant-based diet can be done without breaking the bank, and we really hope it works out for you! There’s no specific day to start just... more

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Plant Based on a Budget – 2 People -Week 4

By: Grace Kuhn | 8 Comments | Category: Blog, Meal Plans

Welcome to the final week of the challenge! This has been a really great experience for me, and I hope that it has been so for you as well. My partner David and I have been able to save almost half of our income for the month, which has never... more

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Sharing is Caring

By: Toni Okamoto | 1 Comment | Category: Blog

Although Plant Based on a Budget is not a non-profit (we make zero money and only spend our own on keeping this blog running), I believe that it is a valuable resource worth supporting. In 2013, myself and the wonderful contributors of the blog poured ourselves into providing thoughtful articles, tasty... more

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Plant Based on a Budget Challenge – Family of 4 – Week 3

By: Terrence Paschal | 8 Comments | Category: Blog, Meal Plans

Welcome to week 3 of the budget challenge.  It has been a lot of fun, but a lot of work! I hope you all are enjoying the meals. The items came in under $100 for me again.  Also, I understand you may not all live on the westcoast and have... more

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Plant Based on a Budget Challenge – 2 People – Week 3

By: Grace Kuhn | 5 Comments | Category: Blog, Meal Plans

Welcome to week 3 of the Plant Based on a Budget food challenge for 2 people! One of the things that I would like to address from the comments is the varying prices of food. I am fully aware that unless you are shopping at the same grocery store that... more

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Plant Based on a Budget Challenge – 1 Person – Week 3

By: Toni Okamoto | 16 Comments | Category: Blog, Meal Plans

Welcome to the Plant Based on a Budget Challenge! First off, thank you very much for considering this challenge. We’re hoping to show that a plant-based diet can be done without breaking the bank, and we really hope it works out for you! There’s no specific day to start just... more

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Remembering Privilege

By: Toni Okamoto | 21 Comments | Category: Blog | Tags : , , , , ,

First off, I’d like to thank Plant Based on a Budget supporters for your constant support, kind words and wonderful feedback. We donate all of our free time to this blog …  and personally speaking, your kind words of encouragement keep me motivated to continue. Through this blog, I have... more

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Plant Based on a Budget Challenge – Family of 4 – Week 2

By: Terrence Paschal | 7 Comments | Category: Blog, Meal Plans

Welcome to week 2 of the budget challenge.  Hopefully, you enjoyed last weeks meals.  This week was cheaper than last week.  I was pretty excited when I finished at the checkout and saw the final price!  I counted on the fact that you will still have some peanut butter, tahini,... more

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Plant Based on a Budget Challenge – 1 Person – Week 2

By: Toni Okamoto | 29 Comments | Category: Blog, Meal Plans | Tags : , , , ,

Welcome to the Plant Based on a Budget Challenge! First off, thank you very much for considering this challenge. We’re hoping to show that a plant-based diet can be done without breaking the bank, and we really hope it works out for you! There’s no specific day to start just... more

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Plant Based on a Budget Challenge – 2 People – Week 2

By: Grace Kuhn | 32 Comments | Category: Blog, Meal Plans

I’m going to get real for a second: there was a point during the first week that I felt extremely overwhelmed and asked Toni if I could opt out of the challenge. Too much work, adding too much stress. And then I thought about how privileged I am to have... more

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