One of our major monthly costs is our grocery bill and our grocery shop budget is something we have finely tweaked and managed until it works really well for us, and I can plan on a weekly amount based on what we eat and buy, and also plan for added expenses (special events, having people […]READ MORE
Tag Archives: Supermarket shopping
Because I’m small minded and petty, because I can…
Because I hate self service tils & desks in the supermarket. Because that annoying voice, loudly instructing you what to do, and when you fail to do so, announces your failure to the world, and your fellow shoppers. Because that red flashing light indicating that you, an adult, are clearly incompetent and cannot manage the […]READ MORE
Why is supermarket shopping in France nicer than at home?
It’s no secret, that I LOATHE supermarket shopping. The actual act of going to a supermarket, and having to buy things. Online shopping takes a lot of the sting out of it, but as much as I would like to pretend that supermarkets don’t exist, sadly they do, and they are useful. That doesn’t mean […]READ MORE