Budgeting basics

Today’s budget tip:  Don’t shop with other people!

Social pressure is powerful and often convinces people to buy things that they don’t really need.  It’s much easier to say no to something you don’t really need when you’re shopping alone!

How true this is when you’re grocery shopping with kids.  I’m sure once Sienna is old enough to talk, my peaceful shopping will turn into me saying quite a few no’s, with some yes’ thrown in, I’m sure!

How often do you shop with others?  Do you have any tips on grocery shopping with kids?