As I type this, I realize that I'm completely loony for getting this excited about groceries. Bear with me, I don't get out a lot! LOL
This afternoon, I called a semi-local Dutch bakery and bulk goods store to order my 50 pound bag of whole white wheat flour. The guy said it wasn't a problem and it would be in the store on March 8th (and it only costs $27.49, for organic whole white wheat flour, woo-hoo!). Then he said that the week of March 7th was the store's anniversary sale so everything in the store is 10% off. So, the 50 pound bag of evaporated cane juice, 50 pounds of rolled oats, brown rice, dried beans, almonds, walnuts, spices, etc. It's all an extra 10% off. Since all of those things are cheaper anyway, the 10% is a bonus. Plus, I won't have to buy these things for another 2-3 months, so even though I've already resigned myself to blowing the March budget, at least I know I will have a great quantity of high quality food stored up for future months.
And, I ordered my Celtic sea salt from Amazon today using my Swagbucks, so it was free! Yea for that too!