BUYING IN BULK IS A GREAT WAY TO GET AFFORDABLE SNACKS AT A BETTER COST. WE HAVE TIPS FOR BUYING IN BULK. BUYING IN BULK CAN BE A GREAT WAY TO SAVE MONEY, AS LONG AS YOU USE THE STUFF YOU BUY. YES. EXACTLY. THE BEST THING IS WE ARE REDUCING THE AMOUNT OF PACKAGING WE USE SO IT MAKES IT MORE AFFORDABLE AND IT IS ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY. THE GREAT NEWS IS WE HAVE A BULK SALE COMING UP NEXT WEEK, THURSDAY MARCH 22nd. THAT’S A GREAT CHANCE TO GET ITEMS IN BULK. IT IS ONE DAY ONLY 8:00 A.M. TO 12:00 P.M. IT IS 10% OFF EVERYTHING IN BULK. THAT’S ALL OF YOUR BULK GREENS, BEANS, TRAIL MIX AND MAPLE SYRUP AND OLIVE OIL. WE HAVE BULK STUFF IN THE WELLNESS DEPARTMENTS. YOU CAN FILL YOUR SHAMPOO AND LOTION BOTTLES. PEOPLE GO CRAZY. I ALWAYS GRAB TRAIL MIX. I’M SURPRISED HOW MUCH IT COSTS. IT GETS EXPENSIVE. IT IS NOT TERRIBLY DIFFICULT TO MAKE. GRAB THINGS YOU LIKE AND THROW THEM TOGETHER. WE HAVE INGREDIENTS ALL. ALL THIS STUFF IS AVAILABLE IN THE BULK SECTION. YOU CAN MIX AND MATCH WHATEVER YOU LIKE. YOU CAN ADD CHOCOLATE TO IT. THIS IS ONE THING WE CAN DO. IT IS A GREAT ACTIVITY FOR KIDS. WE HAVE TOASTED CASHEWS AND CRANBERRIES. WE HAVE WALNUTS. WE HAVE CHOCOLATE COVERED GINGER. THESE ARE PUMPKIN SEEDS. THEY ARE SEASONED. WE HAVE TOASTED ALMONDS. THIS IS GREAT TO HAVE ON HAND. I KEEP BAGS OF THIS AT MY DESK. IT IS GREAT TO HAVE ON HAND WHEN THE KIDS COME HOME. KIDS CAN ALSO HELP MAKE IT AFTER SCHOOL. WHAT I LOVE ABOUT BULK IS IT IS A GREAT WAY TO STOCK UP ON HEALTHY, AFFORDABLE PANTRY STAPLES. I ALWAYS KEEP THINGS LIKE THIS ON HAND SO YOU CAN MAKE A HEALTHY MEAL IN A SNAP. WITH THE RED LENTILS, IF YOU HAVE SOME BROTH AND GARLIC YOU CAN MAKE A SIMPLE SOUP. I LOVE USING BEANS. MANY OF THEM YOU DON’T HAVE TO SOAK OVERNIGHT. THEY’LL HOLD IN THE PANTRY FOR A WHILE. THEY WILL LAST UNTIL THE NEXT BULK SALE. TRY TO GET THROUGH THEM BETWEEN BULK SALES. REMINDER IS THURSDAY IS THE DAY. MARCH 22nd. 8:00 TO 10:00 AT THE FRANKLIN