Monthly Archives: November 2008

I Won't Buy Grapes for my Wife

When I am in the grocery store, I won’t buy grapes for my wife. Perhaps, I should say that I won’t buy grapes the way that my wife wants me to buy grapes. My wife is a big fan of the grape and rarely a day goes by when grapes are in season that my wife does not enjoy grapes with her lunch. When my wife buys grapes, however, she insists on sorting through the package of grapes and removing … Continue reading

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Black Friday Deals That Aren't Deals

For all those coupon shoppers that are thinking about getting up in the early hours of November 28 to try and score some great Christmas shopping deals, take some well learned advice from your grocery price book. Many of the deals that are promoted on Black Friday aren't really all that great of a deal if you are willing to do a little comparison shopping. Think of it like the specials at the end of the aisle at the grocery … Continue reading

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Grocery Stores Offering Double Coupons

We have updated our list of grocery stores that offer double coupons by breaking them into individual states. This should make it much easier to find the stores in your state that offer double coupons. The grocery store business is quite competitive and offering double coupons is one way that grocery stores compete against one another. That being said, double coupon policies tend to change quite frequently. While we do our best to keep our double coupon list up to … Continue reading

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How to Store Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

Now that you know where to store fresh fruits and vegetables, here is a quick and easy list of fruits and vegetables you need to take a little extra care in how you should store them: Fruits and vegetables you should store unwashed in a single layer: Blackberries Blueberries Raspberries Strawberries Fruits and vegetables you should store unwashed in a plastic bag: Broccoli Carrots Cauliflower Corn Green Onions Lettuce Peas Radishes Fruits and vegetables you should store in a paper … Continue reading

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KFC $10 Challenge: Is It Possible To Beat It?

KFC has been running an advertisement on TV about how their 7 piece chicken bucket for $9.99 costs less than if you tried to cook it yourself. As soon as I saw this advertisement go up, I started to think that it was a pretty bold claim. The commercial even challenges families to try and beat the price on their own. If you haven't seen the commercial, here is is courtesy of youtube: It seemed pretty obvious to me that … Continue reading

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