I had one Sam's run this month, and it was a small purchase. So, we will see how that pans out over the next few months. I hope to get into the garden this week to get "salad" planted -- lettuce, spinach and such. That will save a bundle.
And I've been inspired by Little Home in the Country to grow enough in the veggie garden to feed the family. I'm not going to go for no grocery store purchases at all -- that's too much for my first try. And I'd need, likely, 20 some odd tomato plants to make enough sauce, salsa and such to last us all year. And we are only 3 (and only 2 of us are eating solids). Perhaps next summer I can get our grocery output to $100 or less, at least over the summer. That would be cool.
And for a picture -- compare these...
|Daddy - Peanut Hands -- May 18, 2011|
|Daddy - Peanut Hands June 2011|
|Daddy - Peanut Hands Sept 2011|