>> Sunday, February 23, 2014
Hey there! If you follow Writing Chapter Three, you know I've started recording some videos for my new YouTube channel. It's something I've wanted/meant to do for a long time, so I'm hoping to keep the momentum going with at least one or two videos each week -- maybe more if you guys like them.
This one I did over the weekend about our latest grocery haul seemed more appropriate over on this blog since it focuses on food and budget, which are regular features here.
I'll let myself do the talking . . .
For those of you unable to watch video, here's the basic list -- most of these items cost less than $2 to purchase:
- Canned Beans (though I'd like to start using dry for even more savings)
- Canned Tomatoes
- Rice, Lentils, etc.
- Greek Yogurt (if I can find it cheap)
- Russet Potatoes
- Rolled Oats
- Dark baking chocolate
- Berries (out of season, like strawberries right now)
I've covered a lot of grocery budgeting stuff in the past. Generally, our weekly budget overs around $75 or sometimes less, which was easier when Ada wasn't eating much besides breast milk, but we're working on it by shopping at a variety of locations, which I'll get into with another video.
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If you'd like to see more videos like these -- other others -- please let me know in the comments (or via email). And you can subscribe to my YouTube Channel to see updates before they hit the blog.
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