My trick is to plan weekly menus and grocery shop only once per week. One of my daughters laughs and says that we only went to the grocery store for an Emergency. Yes, Emerengcy with a capital 'E' because we made-do for all the regular emergencies that seem to pop up at the worst time. I am a firm believer that once-a-week meal planning and grocery shopping saves a lot of time and money! We can all use more of those commodities.
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