I’m a big believer in having goals, and having plans to reach those goals.
But there are also times when sticking to a plan too rigidly can actually cost you money, time, or other opportunities.
Menu planning can be a bit like this. Having a plan is great – if I go grocery shopping when I’m hungry, and I don’t have a plan, I tend to buy whatever looks quick, easy and appealing – regardless of its cost or nutritional content!
But if you want next-level savings, it’s crucial to adapt your plans on the fly – and even to go shopping without a plan at all! Here’s how: