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Save money by not exceeding safe storage dates. Skip the grocery store for a week or two. Make a list of everything you have on hand, post it next to your computer. Brainstorm meal ideas. Create menus and cross the items off your list as you use them.

- Submitted by MRSJERRYBUSH 5/18/2010 in Saving Money | 3 Comments
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MAUREENMOZ 5/18/2010 4:47:00 PM

    Yes! I went a little crazy buying flowers at the annual plant sale and have been exploring in the pantry rather than buy groceries. It's amazing what foods are hidden away!
FIEVEL96 5/18/2010 2:26:00 PM

    I do this too, when my cupboards are too full! Normally I only have to buy some meat to go with a great meal right from the cabinet! (I have a really small freezer)
CHUNK40 5/18/2010 12:48:00 PM

    great idea. I usually clean my cupboards out during big snow storms or when the boyscouts collect for food drives.

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