Learned a new term today: perimeter shopping. Which is apparently exactly what I’ve been doing.

You go into the grocery shop and head straight for the meats, then cheese and cream and then the veggies. Look around at all the aisles in between, but, nah, nothing else is applicable to life. Okay, done with shopping.

And I am deeply happy to learn I’m not alone:

Twin Cities Business: General Mills’ Diet

Consumers are increasingly turning away from packaged foods and becoming so-called “perimeter shoppers,” who buy most of their food from the meat, seafood, dairy and produce sections that line the outer aisles of the grocery store.