Apr 252014
 

Farmer's Market Deals

This week I tried to incorporate a greater variety of vegetables than usual into our weekly dinners, because I want our one-year-old daughter to try different tastes. She already loves spicy foods such as vegetarian Indian curries, and thanks to the great finds at the Farmer’s market, she tried a vegetarian Moussaka last night and loved it so much that I filled her bowl three times.

We usually buy the majority of our produce at ALDI, but since I wanted a different variety, I made a quick stop at the Farmer’s Market, and I was positively surprised about the prices.

 

Our Farmer’s Market Deals:

Garlic $1

Eggplant $1

Parsnip at $1.49/lb = $0.45

Leeks $1.99

Scotch Bonnet Peppers at $2.99/lb = $0.21

5 x Orange Peppers in a value bundle $1

3 x Scallion bundles for $1.25

3 lbs Apples $2.49

Butternut Squash $1.43

 

Total out of pocket $10.82

Total saved $8 (compared to the lowest prices at our regular grocery stores)

 

 

  2 Responses to “Great Produce Deals at the Farmer’s Market”

  1. the farmers market always has the best deals on fresh, local foods.

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