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Don't You Start!

Grocery shopping with Mother was a thrilling excursion.  Until after I was three, , Mother bought on credit at Darnell’s Store, the only store in our little neighborhood.   823 more words



Just the fact that avocados have fairly doubled in price recently is trouble enough.  We as Americans have become quite addicted to this healthy but fatty food.   390 more words


Self-Served: The Threat to Brands from Customer Self Service

xraydelta has previously used the story of how a visit in the 1950s to the U.S. supermarket chain, Piggly Wiggly, by some senior Toyota executives who, the story goes, originally came to tour the Ford plant in Detroit but ended up more inspired by what they saw at Piggly Wiggly (see… 881 more words

Performance Improvement

Another trip to The Pig with Andy

So, Andy is home for the summer. We haven’t made one of our infamous Piggly Wiggly trips for months. And, unfortunately, I thought we would not be doing so this night, as we had the dogs along, and someone has to stay in the car, or Max just MIGHT eat the steering wheel, as he has done before. 36 more words


10 Things I Want to Ask Clueless People

1. Why do you hold your wireless phone in front of your mouth when you speak instead of on the side of your head?

Do you not understand that you are actually moving the microphone further away from your lips? 1,009 more words