Starbucks Recipes and Money Saving Tips

The Family Latte Factor: How to Save Money and Still Sip Coffee

Caramel Macchiato

Caffeine gets a lot of parents through the day. Some moms and dads only begin to function once they've had their liquid fix. But with the costs of raising a family, many couples have kicked off 2011 with a resolution to budget better. It's hard to give up anything — especially part of your daily routine — cold turkey so I tapped a former barista to give me the inside scoop for saving money and still getting your drink on. From recipes you can make at home to tips for getting more bang for your in-store buck, here's how to cut expenses!