Apr 26, 2021
The first time I shopped groceries for myself was quite an experience. My experience with grocery shopping till then had been going to the store with my family and hoarding junk while looking for things that I find essential for myself without worrying about expenses, without thinking twice about quality or quantity, and definitely with no grocery list in hand. The first time I had to shop for myself was when I started grad school. It was overwhelming, to say the least. I panicked through every section. I found myself experiencing the paradox of choice at its finest - completely bewildered by the number of options available for each item I choose to look at. However, with time, I have learned that grocery shopping, especially in college, doesn’t have to be frightening. And with the right planning, it can be a very pleasant experience. Here’s a basic guide on how to shop right.
2021 - Spring - Issue 11