Times are hard for many of us these days. Between a shaky economy, increased joblessness, and rising prices and inflation, more and more of us are trying to pinch our pennies. In the vast majority of cases, cheap food is also unhealthy food. No one really wants to live off hot dogs and ramen for a week unless they have to.

Seeking to address this, the Brothers Green embarked on a mission to eat really nice, healthy, and beautifully created food for just three dollars a day. In other words, every meal he eats for a week has to cost one dollar or less. It seems like an impossible challenge, but the journey and some of the results are fascinating and helpful.