Monday, August 15, 2011

I {heart} Super King!!

Okay, so I know I haven't posted much about life in California yet. I promise to give some updates and pictures soon. Honestly, I need to devote a whole post just about a grocery store because their prices are incredible! Yes, I really am blogging about a grocery store! Hey, when you're living on a tight budget, it's the simple things in life that really make life good. And, I'm glad we can eat unprocessed food cheaply {more on this soon}.



Here's the list of things I got last week at Super King for only $30!!

- 3lbs of tilapia fillets
- 1 pack of bacon
- 20 eggs
- 80 corn tortillas
- 14lb watermelon
- 2 mangoes
- 4 bananas
- 1 bunch of celery
- 2 heads of romaine lettuce
- 2 cucumbers
- grapes
- 6 peaches
- 4 plums
- 3 lbs of carrots {at least}
- 1 green, red, and yellow bell pepper
- 2 jalapenos
- 6 tomatillos
- 2 limes
- 6 apples
- 1 onion
- 1 bunch of asparagus

We usually just get our fruits, veggies and some meat there...everything else is not such a great price. The first time I went, I had this ridiculously huge smile on my face because I was so happy to find fresh produce at such incredible prices. I asked hubs {who I dragged with me} if we was happy we saved some moola. He said he was, but just not "girl happy." So, I decided to call my mom and rave about the prices. :)

P.S. We had fish tacos last week, and they were delish! It was my first time cooking with tomatillos.

3 comments:

  1. Ok, a grocery bill of $30 for all of that is TOTALLY blog and "girl happy" worthy! That is awesome. I can't wait to hear more about your lives in Cali. I hope Mike's first weeks will go smoothly when he starts. If you ever need to talk as you are earning your "MSS" (Masters of Spouse Survival, wink); I am all ears!

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  2. I agree- this is amazing! I would be so psyched to get that much. I can't even imagine buying half of those items (even in season!) for that price. Kelly would probably respond like Mike, though, why don't they understand? :)

    Some recipe questions for you- the falafels that you made recently, where they EatLiveRun's recipe? If so, what did you think? Curious about making them. Also curious about the fish tacos, so share away!

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  3. HOW is that possible!!!?!?! That's great!!

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