Fast food is popular because it’s convenient, it’s cheap, and it tastes good. But the real cost of eating fast food never appears on the menu. — Eric Schlosser.
If you have purchased groceries in the past year, you are obviously well aware that $150 worth of groceries doesn’t buy what it bought even a year ago. FGG had the painful experience of running to Walmart to pick up a few grocery items that I had run out of last weekend. Now, I usually do the grocery shopping, so, needless to say, he was shooketh when the bill was over $150—and it was not a full cart of groceries for the week. I saw a joke on Facebook this week which said one way to not spend money on groceries is to just fill up your vehicles with gas, because then you’ll have no money left for groceries.