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The price of healthy food


Saturday, September 07, 2013

It occurred to me today as I was grocery shopping how we view the price of food. You often hear people say it is too expensive to eat healthy. I was thinking this as I picked up a bag of grapes that ended up costing over $4.00. Then I thought I wouldn't think anything about $5.00 for ice cream or $20.00 for a pizza. And in the end what is the real cost of junk/convenience food.

You will definitely pay for more for these items in the end with your health, with a lack of energy and lack of well being.

Next time you want to buy fruit or vegetables think would you question the price of the junk fo emoticon od?
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JSALERNO 9/28/2013 3:58PM

    SO TRUE

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LEANJEAN6 9/28/2013 9:10AM

    so so true----Lynda emoticon

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CLASSYLADYMAY 9/8/2013 11:15AM

    so very true... its all how you look at it..!~

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LOVELYPAMPA 9/8/2013 11:02AM

    So very true. How often I've gone thru fast food drive thru and not even thought for a minute. Although that attitude is changing now that I'm eating healthier. I love buying especially at local farmer's markets but definitely have to shop around. Thanks for sharing.

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BRENJET 9/8/2013 10:10AM

    I always used that excuse when I was addicted to junk food and sedentary...but now I know the truth and the truth has set me free! Thanks for reminding us!!

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HOLLYM48 9/8/2013 9:47AM

    Now that is the way to put it into perspective! I rarely look at the price of my fruit, apples, nectarines and oranges, which are the basics because I have to have them.
Thanks for that reminder on how much the other junk costs!

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READY4CHANGE81 9/7/2013 11:37PM

    That is soooo true! Love this post :) emoticon

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HWNHMMBRD 9/7/2013 9:58PM

    So True!

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