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8 Foods We Think Are Expensive, But Aren't

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    There are certain stereotypical foods we associate with being budget friendly when we're shopping at the supermarket. (Think: pasta, canned tuna, ramen, peanut butter, jelly, etc.) But sometimes, our preconceived notions of what we can and can't afford wind up limiting us from branching out and eating more well-rounded (and delicious!) home cooked meals. If you're sick of pasta and PB&Js, we've picked up on some ingredient tips that will help you get a much more exciting supermarket haul, for less.

    Ahead, find tips for buying eight foods we've always considered expensive, that — with a little clever shopping — are actually more budget-friendly than we thought.

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