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  1. Cut 1/2 off your food bill!

    by , 12-01-2009 at 10:04 AM
    The first adjustment I made was finding a host site for the Angel Food Ministry. It is for anyone there is no income requirement. They are a group that buy restaurant quality food in bulk, (cheaper that way), then make it available to all. You can view each months menu online and also put in your zip code to find a host sit, usually is a church. you can also place your order online. It instantly cut my food bill in 1/2.

    I ran grocery stores and restaurants for 8 years, checked out ...
  2. Four Reasons to Shop the Perimeter of the Grocery Store Last

    by , 09-07-2009 at 04:38 PM ([email protected]'s Blog)
    I went grocery shopping today. I went to Publix, where I do all of my shopping. The store was well stocked. The produce was fresh. The employees were helpful and friendly. As I walked the aisles, I thought to myself, “this is fun.” Upon checking out, I was pleased with my savings (about 20%, despite close to half of my purchase being fresh meats and produce) and preparing to walk to my car, when the bagger stopped me and said, “Thank you for always arranging your food so nicely when you put it on ...