Food prices soar as incomes stand stillSubmitted by emalvini on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 10:14
Food prices soar as incomes stand still
By Michelle Miller/CBS News/February 15, 2014, 8:02 PM
NEW YORK - Writer Jen Singer, the mother of two teenage boys, wrestles with her grocery list every week to keep the household budget from getting away from her.
"I'd like the government to stop by my house, come food shopping with me and see where the real costs are," she said.
The adage "An apple a day keeps the doctor away" is impossible thanks to apple prices, she said.