Shopping at one store or multiple stores
Being a mom of four young children, but also an avid couponer, gives me mixed feelings about this topic. Part of me just wants to BE DONE SHOPPING! (haha) after about 10 minutes of being in the store with all of my kids, especially when I am by myself. The couponing, frugal living, thrifty part of me can’t stand to go into a store and fill my cart full of stuff, especially when I know that that stuff is on sale at a different store that week, potentially saving us 50-70% or more if we were to go to that store and get it.
Here are some of the tips I use to determine the pros and cons of shopping at one store of going to multiple stores to get your grocery and household items: