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Convenient and Halal This Ramadan

Yvonne Maffei, food blogger at My Halal Kitchen, shares an easy recipe she’ll be preparing during Ramadan.

What’s New? Paleo-Friendly Mayo and Eight More Summertime Picks

We’re kicking off June by rolling out new summer staples from grilling essentials like a Paleo-friendly marinade and cooking sauce to crowd pleasers such as a creamy dreamy burrata cheese to a must for any road trip — dill pickle almonds. Stop in our stores to try these latest faves.
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Easy and Delicious Options for Ramadan

Whether you’re observing Ramadan or simply looking for convenient and enticing eats, the halal-certified offerings from Saffron Road are a shortcut to delicious meals.

How to Buy a Sunscreen Plus 4 Picks for Summer

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We’re excited for the beach days and backyard BBQs, but spending more days outdoors calls for a boost in skin protection. There are seemingly zillions of sunscreens on the market, and we want to help you choose the one that's right for your family. Here, we shout out our favorites.

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Rotisserie Chicken: Classic Dinner, New Flavors Each Month

Rotisserie chicken is the hero of short-cut dinners. Pick one up and you’re three quarters of the way to a quick-and-delicious meal, whether the chicken is the center of the plate or shredded for a wrap, salad or bowl. Our new Featured Flavor program makes it even more enticing to pick one up by offering birds in chef-inspired flavors for a limited time. This month: Tequila Lime, a rotisserie chicken rubbed with roasted chiles and garlic and splashed with tequila and lime juice. We paired it with Chipotle Roasted Squash as a side. (Bonus: When you buy the bird and the Squash side you get a $1 off the total purchase
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Celebrate National Hamburger Day with an Exclusive Offer from Beyond Burger

Easy Ways to Up Your Hot Dog Game

Move over mustard. Catch ya’ later ketchup. It’s time to get adventurous with hot dog toppings. Caramelized onions? Queso? Guacamole? You bet!

The Clean Skincare Secret You Need to Add to Your Routine Right Now

The ingredient lists on many skin sprays (you may know them as toners, essences or face mists) are packed with unpronounceable ingredients no one without a lab coat would recognize. But have you heard about hydrosols? They’re a cleaner option because they’re made only from the cellular water in plants. Read on to find out how they can make your complexion look smoother, toned and more hydrated.
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Treat Mom to Breakfast in Bed: One Dad's Easy Recipe

Making Mom’s day magnificent doesn’t have to include the purchasing of a gift, but it does have to include lots of love. In our family, our special way of showing love is by making whole food, plant-based meals for each other. Almost every single Saturday morning, my wife makes her famous chocolate chip pancakes for our family, but this year, we will make a special recipe just for her, and surprise her in her bed.
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7 Mother’s Day Gifts Mom is Sure to Love

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Ask most moms, and what they really want on Mother's Day is to relax and feel appreciated. And while jewelry, DIY artwork and homemade breakfast in bed are all hallmarks of the holiday, we’ve got even more in mind this year. Here are seven Mother’s Day gifts Mom is sure to love.

What's New? 12 Reasons to Shop with Us This Month

Meet the newest products you can’t live without. We asked our buyers about the latest and greatest additions to our shelves and we’re excited to share them with you! Make sure you stop in our stores to see why they made the cut.
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Our Guide to Grilling Sides

Sure, we all feel comfortable around a grill and a hot dog/bun/chicken breast, but even the best of us starts doubting our skills when we start talking potatoes and romaine. This summer, we’re thinking about grilling all our meals from brunch and lunch to dinner and dessert, so let’s calm your nerves and cover how to do side dishes.
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Our Top 5 Rules for the Grill

Grilling is the ultimate summer cooking experience, but no matter how many times you’ve hit the grill in recent memory, we bet a little refresher is in order before the season really gets underway. Here are our top five rules for the grill.