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Old 08-05-2017, 05:18 PM
 
Location: Upstate NY
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Of course I do. Luckily, the stores are near each other. And the bargains are such that I always have a lengthy list for a number of stores. Comparison shopping is a must.
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Old 08-05-2017, 05:27 PM
 
Location: Southeastern Pennsylvania
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Not the point, but I confess - -the first thing I thought of was ......does he mind you looking after the kids by YOURself?

Maybe it's me being a life long single with no kids. But men who don't want to look after or take care of their kids for just short period, when their wives do it all the time.....make me wonder about them.

Now back to your regularly scheduled programming.
Well...since you brought it up...I wondered about that too. I sometimes here "My husband is babysitting the kids today." Really? Referring to caring for his own children while their mom is out is babysitting? Sounds odd. Yet I've never heard a woman say "I'm babysitting my kids today." Lol I think maybe a woman who uses that term has a hubby who really doesn't want to stay alone with his kids.
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Old 08-05-2017, 05:46 PM
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Location: Ontario
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Yes, four different supermarkets, picking up various bargoons

Each supermarket has their "loss leaders"....I take advantage and save
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Old 08-05-2017, 11:38 PM
 
Location: The World
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I do this, but I don't usually do it all in one day.
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Old 08-06-2017, 12:02 AM
 
Location: San Antonio/Houston
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Where I live (more in SA than in Houston, lately) there is no big selection on grocery stores. It's HEB, Walmart, Target, Sprouts, Traders Joe and Whole Foods. I buy food only in HEB and occasionally in Sprouts. I do shop in ethnic stores more than in those two. Not so much to save money, but for the quality of food.
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Old 08-07-2017, 08:37 AM
 
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Several times a month. Not just for price, but also selection and quality which varies between the different stores.
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Old 08-07-2017, 09:16 PM
 
Location: Greater Houston
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There are 4 Krogers within 3 miles of my house. Luckily the new one is only a mile away, instead of the 2-3 miles I was driving to the other three. I also shop at Sprouts for cheaper, fresher produce than Kroger can provide. I buy most of my groceries at Kroger though. I haven't found a reason to patronize another local grocery chain lately, due to their prices going upward, since opening a couple years ago.

The Randalls 4-5 miles away closed down back on Epiphany, so that's one less card to keep and one less stop to make! With Albertsons being the new owners, I think Randalls will be leaving Houston soon with the new higher prices and dwindling number of stores despite the renewed marketing campaign with their recent TV commercials.
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Old 08-12-2017, 02:48 PM
 
Location: Los Angeles
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All the grocery stores I shop at are within a one block radius. The 99 cents store and Target are a bit of a trek.
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Old 08-14-2017, 11:42 AM
 
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I've always done this!

Sprouts for produce
Sam's for bulk
Walmart for cheap prepared if needed
Meat comes from a local provider
Coupons if good for other places
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