I've mentioned before about the creep. The creeping decrease of portion sizes. Of box sizes. And the creeping increase of prices. A nickel here, a dime there. We're being nickeled and dimed to death! Death by a thousand paper cuts!
OK, anyway, I like faux-Ritz crackers. They are only
But the sad truth is, we need food to eat. I already abstain from buying processed foods. I make all my soups and baked goods and casseroles from scratch ingredients. I buy on sale. I buy the reduced items. I skimp. I don't eat out and I bring my lunch to school. I've used every trick I can think of. But when stuff like this happens, consumers get a double whammy- a ten cent price increase plus a diminishment in size means the cost of items are even higher. We're paying more, for less.
Oh, well. I can cope. I really feel for families and people without work. I just hadda blow off steam.