12 Healthy Items and Best Buys from Costco

12 Healthy Items That Are Cheaper at Costco Than on Amazon

 So you want to get back in the swing of a healthy lifestyle, but you’re living on a tight budget? Here is one of the best decisions you can make for feeding your body what it needs—better-quality ingredients—without breaking the bank.


Now you’ve got no excuses.

There’s no doubt that big things are happening over at Amazon right now in regards to healthy food options. However, this list is the only proof you need that you shouldn’t forgo that Costco membership for a Prime membership anytime soon. (If anything—you should get both!)

 1. Raw Organic Honey Bears.

Who doesn’t love honey bears? They’re an adorable classic. . You can get 72 oz. (4.5 lbs.) of this pure, golden nectar at Costco for only $13.99. On Amazon? You’re going to be paying $54.99 for 80 oz. of the same quality of honey.

2. Pure Clover Honey

3. Avocado Oil.

Avocado oil shares many of the same benefits as extra virgin olive oil. Find 1 liter of this versatile, monounsaturated fatty acid-rich cooking oil at Costco for only $8.99. On Amazon, buy 2 Liters of similar grade oil for $37.99.

4. Avocado Oil Mayo.

This mayo is a great substitute for topping a juicy burger at your next summer BBQ. 24 oz. of this healthier, Paleo-approved mayo is only $8.49—compared to a whopping $14.99 on Amazon.

5. Organic Maple Syrup.

7. Organic Almond Butter

Almond butter can be enjoyed in so many different ways.   At Costco, buy 27 oz. for $12.79. Amazon’s best selection for organic almond butter is $12.99 for 16 oz.

8. Almond Butter

9. Organic Quinoa

10. Blue Diamond Almond Flour

Use almond flour for your next cookout or gathering. This is an insane amount of savings for anyone who does a lot of gluten-free baking. At Costco, this 3 lb. bag of flour costs only $12.69—compare this to Amazon’s overwhelming price of $25.83 (for the same exact brand and size bag).

11. Organic Sugar

This is quite the steal. 10 lbs. of pure, organic sugar for only $7.79. On Amazon, you can expect to pay about $10.99 for 3 lbs. of similar-quality sugar.

12. Organic Pasta

If you still think pasta is the enemy, you might want to ask the experts.

Get 6.6 lbs. of organic pasta for only $8.99 at Costco. On Amazon, you’ll find a similar (but more pricey) deal: 6 lbs. for $12.34.