10 Secrets to Affordable Organic Food
Yes, you can afford healthy, organic food. Learn how to shop smarter and eat better with these 10 tips to buy organic and
Prioritize your organic purchasesUse your organic dollars wisely. Low-residue produce such as bananas (you peel them before eating) might not be worth the extra cost. (See how to pick produce wisely.) Also, skip packaged and canned organic items, like soups, cookies and pancake mix―not only are they expensive, but they give the least bang for your nutritional buck.
BONUS TIP: Babies and toddlers are more vulnerable to the possible effects of pesticides. Make a list of the fruits and veggies your young ones eat most (say, carrots and apples) and consider buying the organic versions, including baby food.