An Aussie grandmother’s simple photo of her groceries versus cigarettes ‘challenge’ has gained some serious momentum on social media after it was posted over the weekend.

Judy Kerrison said her grandchild commented on how much cigarettes were after watching someone buy them, so she decided to make it a teachable moment.

“We made a challenge… smoking v eating challenge,” Ms Kerrison posted.

“…grandkids and I tried to purchase the most value for money ‘basic’ food items and the most popular cigarette brand … they were surprised at the amount of food you can buy for the same monetary value.”

For full effect, Ms Kerrison posted the results, complete with receipts:

“…must say I hope this exercise has made them aware of life’s choices,” she said.

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