So far in this series, we’ve looked at the perks and pitfalls of both Amazon subscription services and Target Subscriptions. Today I’m talking about another incredible service that I absolutely adore — ShopRite from Home.
A few years ago, my husband and I moved to our current home while I was just getting started on 14 intensely long weeks of debilitating morning sickness. The medication I took to deal with the nausea had its own set of nasty side effects. So — whether I took my medicine or not on a given day — I spent the better part of those 3.5 months on the couch. In my better moments, I was able to uncurl my body, sit up on that couch, and use the computer.
And that’s where ShopRite from Home comes in.
With boxes of stuff everywhere, a recently seeded lawn that needed to be kept wet during a scorching July, normal household duties, and his full-time job, my poor husband spent those months running around trying to do everything that required actual movement. So I did my best to tackle everything that could be done from a relatively motionless position. And I was pleasantly surprised that one of the tasks I could do from the couch was my weekly grocery shopping. [Read more…]