Being a registered dietitian who switches cities every few years because of her’s husband’s career, I don’t exactly lead a lavish lifestyle. Like many other households, saving money is a necessity. The problem? I love food. Food is the one thing I’d rather spend all my money on. Not clothes, not shoes, not a new car, just food. Luckily my mother is a thrifty and resourceful lady and I learned at a young age that eating healthy doesn’t have to be expensive or time consuming. Click through the gallery above for money saving and nutrition boosting tips and share with us tips of your own by tweeting us @YahooStyleCA.