Last week Deb over at Menopausal New Mom wrote about how many plastic bags we consume each year—500 BILLION. If you missed this mind-boggling post, please check it out here, it’s a must-read. It was she who inspired me to go incognito and hide out in my minivan in various grocery store parking lots over the last few days. I put Laurie Berkner on my iPod to distract the girls, but Abby looked at me quizzically as I tried to discreetly lower my window every few seconds to get a shot, “Mommy, why are you taking pictures of people?” “Because Mommy is being sneaky,” I told her. They laughed and laughed as my heart rate shot up every time I thought someone was noticing me and what I was doing.***and yes, these are all real photos I took here in my hometown over the last week.***
But I have to know. Be honest, now! (& please take my poll —> )
Are you a (1) Everything But the Cases of Sugary Soda Goes in a Plastic Bag Bagger?
Are you a (3) I Don’t Even Try To Hide It, I Even Enter The Store Without Reusable Bags Bagger?
I went to Hy Vee in Mission (a local grocery store) and spoke with one of the managers, Robert. I showed him these and even gave him the purple one to keep: