Hypothesis: A Smarter Way To Shop
My girlfriend and I live together, and a couple that lives together shops for groceries together. It’s easily one of the most straining, annoying experiences we share. She’d corroborate, trust me.
She is the healthy one. She tends to buy items – kale, ginger, etc. – for their health benefits. I sincerely appreciate that influence in my world, because I’m somewhat the opposite. I’m much more concerned about taste and enjoyment than spending plenty of time on this Earth. (“If something has to kill me, I at least want to pick what it is” is a favorite saying of mine. Death by steak char sounds like a great way to go, but I digress…)
Naturally, we have a hard time balancing these two approaches. Meal suggestions from one are often met with a grimace from the other. Happy mediums are hard to come by in our household.
We do occasionally find them, though, and when we do they’re glorious
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