Browsing Tag: groceries

To Market We Go

When it comes to food, join the club. You may not have gotten into the sorority you wanted, the country club you desired, or that hip night spot. However we can all join Costco, Ralphs, and Vons. Pay attention to the specials and coupons┬ámaking them work for you. You don’t make blueberry muffins in the dead of winter when they are $7.00 for a teeny carton, you make them in the summer when there is a bumper crop. Two large cartons for $4.00, means muffins for everyone. Freeze the leftovers and dole them out when…

Coupon Rules

Coupons rule and you need some rules to make them work. 1. Do not use a coupon if the item is something you don’t want or need. If you hate strawberry pop tarts don’t buy ten boxes, if you never bake don’t buy two for one bags of flour, and if you are dieting don’t stock up on chocolate chip cookies. 2. Do use coupons with store discounts for the best price possible. 3. Be careful with perishables. You might be making ten apple pies, eating broccoli every day for a week…