Mayor Menino’s Food & Fuel Campaign is a partnership among government, businesses and non-profit organizations that are helping residents and small businesses address the rising costs of food and fuel.

As part of this effort, this blog is open to discussing economical ways to save on food purchasing while maintaining a healthy diet.  We will offer tips on saving at the grocery store, simple cooking tips to save time and energy as well as quick and easy recipes for the whole family. We hope to share ideas for cost saving to ease us through these tough economic times, but not sacrifice the enjoyment of healthy eating.

This site is monitored by a registered dietitian with the Boston Public Health Commission, who will respond to your concerns to assist you maintain healthy eating  even on a tight budget.  We encourage you to post questions and share your tips.