Getting around the Market

mangosteen fruit inside purple skinSometimes opportunities arise- like fresh mangosteens. It’s important to be ready, or you’ll miss out. I found these yesterday in the back of an Asian grocery store where the lighting was so bad that I couldn’t really see their purple flesh. They were in a dark orange mesh bag. But… my obsession with mangosteens paired with my willingness to be mocked by strangers in other languages led to my ultimate success. And once I expressed my excitement over the find, I was also led to a bin full of loquats. It was like they knew me. This page is dedicated to getting the most out of your shopping experiences.

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