Brown Bag Sandwich

One of the most economical moves you will ever make in your life is packing your own lunch. Bold statement, but brown bag sandwich it can save the average Joe $20-$30 a week. That’s about $100 a month or a whopping $1,200 a year… Math. Anyways, the Economical Chef is all about saving money, so […]

Top 8 Best Yogurt Makers in 2018

5. Gourmia GYM1610 Yogurt Maker With 7 Glass Jars Customize To Your Flavor And Thickness, Free Recipe Book Included

If you love the delicious drinks made out of yogurt and visit various outlets to taste yogurt based drinks every now and then, it is better for you to buy a yogurt makers for long-term savings.  You can effortlessly prepare customized yogurt with preservatives and flavors to present mind-blowing dishes and drinks to your family […]

Top 11 Economical Kitchen Tools

Top 11 Economical Kitchen Tools

I have officially been creating recipes on Economical Chef for 7 months now and cooking for myself much longer than that. I’ve used a lot of different kitchen products during that time and have discovered some great tools. I’ve also, unfortunately, discovered some not so great tools. I thought it would be useful to share […]

Economical Travel Tips: 5 Ways to Save Money While Traveling

Economical Travel Tips

Traveling is fun, there is no better way to put it. Nothing beats exploring new cities, parks, beaches and restaurants. The downfall is that traveling can also be very expensive. This month I am taking a trip to the Southwest United States to explore some national parks. I am beyond excited, but naturally also looking to […]

Why You Should Home-Brew Coffee

Home-Brew Coffee Beans

Nothing grinds my gears (coffee beans?) more than listening to someone explain why they stop at Starbucks everyday for coffee. There is no good explanation for it. $3+ for a cup of coffee every day?! Stop. That’s $15 a week (assuming you don’t go on the weekends which I know you do), $60 a month, or $720 […]

Getting Economical


Welcome to the Economical Chef Glad you made it. My main goal is to help you save money and eat great. It’s really that simple. By checking out my site, I know that you will learn how to save a few bucks (or maybe a large handful) while cooking fresh, simple meals at the same time. The Economical Chef will […]