Frugal Tip Thursday: How to Freeze Fruit for Smoothies


This may seem like a no-brainer, but I’ve gone through some trial and error in freezing my fruit so I thought I would save some of you the trouble! Freezing your own fruit can save you quite a bit of money if you buy your fruit at rock-bottom prices. For instance, I bought 10-lbs of peaches this week at $0.47/lb, which will last us for at least a month of smoothies. However, I usually buy frozen strawberries at Costco for $1.49/lb. I only freeze my own if I can find them for $1.00/lb or less, since I factor in my time and zip-top bag expenses into the calculation.

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