For parents, a solo grocery shopping trip can be a blissful retreat.
A trip to Target is supposed to be Mom Paradise, after all. But throw kids into the mix, and it’s a whole different ball game. A leisurely stroll up and down the dry goods aisles can turn into a mad dash for everything on the list before the inevitable meltdown comes. Here are the grocery store bullets you’ll have to dodge in order to keep your chill — and your kid’s — until you’re safely past the checkout line.