Buying packaged vegetables
Sometimes, you’ll find three or four zucchinis, nicely packaged over a Styrofoam platter. But they’ll cost you more than selecting loose ones. Typically, if you’re willing to take 20 seconds to grab a bag and hand-select loose produce, you’ll save money. The packaged stuff always costs more. And when you save money on produce, you’re bound to bring more of this important food group home.