21 Apr '11, 2pm

Stocking the Broke-Ass pantry, and the magical three-day chicken via @grist

Stocking the Broke-Ass pantry, and the magical three-day chicken via @grist

Back when Broke-Ass was unconcerned with saving money, she bought the following items regularly and with impunity: scones with walnuts and crystallized ginger; Eli's Health Loaf bread; granola with flaxseed and cocoa nibs; Mrs. Meyer's cleaning products; Greek yogurt; artisanal mozzarella; rarefied iced teas; tea bags in faux Englishy-looking tins; organic fresh herbs (and beets; cucumbers; squash; green beans; eggplant; spinach; kale; tomatoes; and sundry elite lettuces); face cream from her favorite place in the whole wide world , the Beauty Level at Bergdorf's (please, friends, when the time comes, scatter Broke-Ass's ashes near the Jo Malone counter); fancy soaps with French everything; devil-may-care expensive hair-care schmutz ; and all manner of indigenous bottled sauces from islands all over this great wide world of ours.

Full article: http://www.grist.org/family/2011-04-20-stocking-the-broke...

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