Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

The Hard Reality of Groceries.

Byline: Getting a Life SARAH HUBBARD Of the Journal

This Is Not Your Mom's Shopping List

Some days, the world just seems to turn against swinging young bachelors with disposable incomes.

Say, the days when the bills arrive.

Or when it's time to ante up at the grocery store cash register. You get the point. Some days you just have to shell out for essentials, thus cutting into your DVD-buying power.

It's a sorry shame when this happens, but as older adults will tell you (or gloat, depending on your point of view), this is a part of growing up.

So let's talk essentials. At some point you (yes, you) will have to bravely go into the nearest discount superstore and stock up. …

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