Quote Originally Posted by Adam Wood View Post
What I'm not willing to do is spend a bunch of excess money on organic fair-trade arugula and gourmet ketchup.
Being poor sucks. I know: I've been poor more than once. Part of that suckiness is that you don't get to have your choice of stuff. Don't like it? Stop doing the stuff that makes you poor.
I thought the topic was making the SNAP dollars go to healthier choices. A family of four gets about $125 per week. Sitting here just now I did a shopping list for a family of four for one week and came up with $114.

PB
Jelly
bread
margarine
celery
apples
tomatoes
grapes
pineapple
jello
yogurt
oatmeal
sugar
flour
rice
tuna
mayo
chicken
hot dogs
beans
froz fries
limas
mustard
7 bags froz veg
bananas
oj
milk
cereal