Kroger vs Meijer: Which is the better store?

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In our previous review of Sprouts vs Whole Foods to see which is the better store, Whole Foods Market emerged the winner. Not only does it have better pricing, but it also has more organic food products than Sprouts does. In today’s post, we take a look at another grocery store comparison; The Kroger vs … Read more

Where to find quinoa in the grocery store

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We took a short break from grocery surfing to give you the inside scoops of the technicalities of running grocery stores. But that’s partly done with, so grab your shopping carts and baskets. Because today, we’re looking for where to buy quinoa in the grocery store. Before that, you should know a few things about … Read more

How many apples are in a pound, cup or peck?

Here’s a short story before we begin our guide to understanding apple measurements. A lady wants to replicate her mother’s legendary applesauce recipe.  Unfortunately, the recipe doesn’t say how many pounds, cups or pecks of apple she needs to make it taste great. So the lady goes wandering about the different sections of a grocery … Read more

Does Instacart deliver cigarettes?

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All run out of cigarettes? Then it’s time to head to the grocery store. But if the thought of waiting in line just to check out one item makes you cringe, then you’ll want to get a personal shopper. Instacart would’ve been the best place to start, but does Instacart deliver cigarettes? Let’s find out. … Read more

What happens if FMLA is denied?

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Uh oh. Is it illness season already? Then it’s time to roll down your sleeves and take a break from work to care for yourself. Lucky for you, there are legislations kept in place to ensure you get the rest you deserve. The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) is one of them, and it … Read more

Is Shoprite a franchise?

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The Shoprite franchise stores are infamous for their awesome price deals and product discounts. But oops. Did we say franchise? There have been countless misconceptions about Shoprite being a franchise. Especially with its controversial exit from the Nigerian retail market after 15 years. Luckily, this post will clarify everything you need to know about the … Read more

Why do grocery stores throw out food?

About 80 billion pounds of food from grocery stores gets dumped by grocery stores every year, in America alone. If you feel bad about that breakup, just think of how those poor food items feel. The statistics are saddening, especially since these food items are perfectly fine and could easily be donated. So why do … Read more

Grocery stores that sell stamps

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Nothing beats the feeling of receiving handwritten letters. Sadly, not many people write letters the old fashioned way anymore.  But you can bet that the postage stamps to mail those letters still exist. So if you ever decide to pick up a pen and write that special someone a thoughtful letter, we can show you where … Read more

Is Sprouts better than Whole Foods?

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Whole Foods Market is a large American USDA Certified Organic supermarket chain. Its headquarters are in Texas, and it’s one of the leading stores that sell natural and organic products.  Sprouts Farmers Market is also another brilliant source of organic food. Though they may seem similar, Sprouts and Whole Foods aren’t owned by the same … Read more

Which grocery store has the best steaks?

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For a long time, people have wondered what it is about steak that makes it so irresistible. To answer that, we’d say, “isn’t it obvious enough already?” Steak is a meat cut which is usually sliced off the muscle fibers of a cow or a steer. It can be grilled, fried in a pan, or … Read more