Although I should certainly be used to it by now, I can’t get over the fact that people go to the store to buy something in a bottle that they could be getting nearly free in their kitchen sink. But even if you can convince me that bottled water is worth the money, you’ll have a heck of time convincing me that the gallon jug from Crystal Springs is noticeably better than the one from Publix. And if you’re really concerned about water quality and/or taste – why aren’t you buying a filter and making your own bottled water? I just don’t get this entire concept.
Name-Brand Water: $1.25
Store-Brand Water: $.85
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