With so many fantastic restaurants in town, it can be hard to stay home. Who wants to cook when you can go out and have someone exponentially more skilled prepare something tasty in under an hour? However, there are some advantages to staying in — like saving money and eating healthy. For the newbies who may not know where to go shopping, don’t worry: this personality quiz will help to match you with a local grocery store that suits your style. Happy shopping!

1. On average, how often do you


A. All the time, recycling is the key

to keeping our world clean.

B. I recycle when there’s a bin


C. I don’t really have things to

recycle because I usually just

mooch off my friends.

D. It’s really about half and half.

E. My lactose-free soy milk only

comes in reusable glass jars.

2. How much did you spend on your last pair of shoes?

A. It was so long ago I don’t

remember; I usually keep my

Birks till they fall apart.

B. About $30, whatever looks

cool at the mall.

C. I didn’t buy them. They were

hand-me-downs from my


D. Under $100, I wanted

something decent but I’m not

going to pay an excessive

amount for my shoes.

E. More than $150; who buys


3. If you could choose one of these animals as a pet, which would it be?

A. An adopted dog from the

Humane Society.

B. A goldfish; fish are easy, they don’t need much care.

C. I don’t like animals; they involve too much maintenance and

tend to be expensive.

D. A cat.

E. A teacup chihuahua; I can take

him anywhere, and he goes

with everything I own.

4. What is the most you’ve ever paid

for a haircut?

A. I would never pay for a haircut

because long dreads are just


B. I get my friend who lives

down the street to cut my hair.

C. I go to Great Clips and get my

hair cut for $8.

D. About $20, that’s reasonable

to me.

E. Around $40, that’s enough for

a quality ’do.


5. What is your preferred mode of


A. I ride my bike everywhere I go,

it cuts back on air pollution and

gives me exercise.

B. My longboard, it’s easy, quick,

and I don’t get stuck in traffic.

C. I usually walk or ride CARTA.

D. My VW Jetta.

E. My new Land Rover I got for


6. How many times have you been

hiking, biking, or swimming in the

last week?

A. 4-5, I love the outdoors.

B. 2-3, I go when I have time.

C. 0-1, I work a lot, so I don’t

really have that much extra


D. 3-4, I go to the beach a lot and

surf with my buddies.

E. 1-2, I just got a brand new

mountain bike and kayak, so I’ve

been putting them to good use.

7. What is your favorite pastime?

A. Anything outdoors, or playing

in my drum circle.

B. I hang out at my neighbor’s

house a lot.

C. I like the free activities offered

around town and at the school.

D. Going to the beach with

my friends.

E. I like to go out a lot to bars,

restaurants, shopping, etc.

8. How many times a month do you go to the movies?

A. I only go when something I

really want to see is playing; I

don’t watch a lot of movies

or TV.

B. When someone offers to

take me.

C. Movies aren’t really in my


D. I’ll go a couple of times a month.

E. I go whenever I want.

Get answer key here

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