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It’s Time For a Change: Sign the Slow Food Manifesto

By Richard McCarthy, December 9, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Richard McCarthy

Richard McCarthy embodies the phrase “think globally; act locally.” He joined Slow Food USA as Executive Director in January 2013, having previously served as Executive Director of Market Umbrella, an internationally recognized non-profit mentor organization for farmers markets, community building and sustainable economic development. 

How are you doing this week?...

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All Things Nog

By Jennifer Cheng, December 9, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Jennifer Cheng

Some flavors are so traditionally “holiday” to me that it doesn’t seem right to indulge any other time of the year. But once December rolls around, I’m all about candy-cane-coated everything, rum-soaked raisins and oh, the eggnog.

Nog finds its way into lots of my drinks and recipes this time of year. I add the almondmilk version to my coffee, I soak panettone or brioche in traditional eggnog for Baked Eggnog...

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Healthy Holiday Noshing

By Alana Sugar, December 8, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Alana Sugar

Not sure how to approach meals and snacks during the holidays in the face of all those cookies, candies, cakes and treats? Not to mention the parties, buffets and drinks! Relax, and make up your mind that you are going to celebrate deliciously and healthfully while having a good time. My favorite holiday survival tricks will help you do just that. 

  • You’ve probably heard that age-old advice of never going to the grocery store...
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What to Make This Week

By Megan Myers, December 7, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Megan Myers

Cooking a good meal at home doesn’t have to be difficult, especially when we’ve taken all the guesswork out of meal planning for you. Make these recipes for the entrée or to round out your main dishes this week!

Garlic-Roasted Beef Brisket


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High Standards on Body Care is a Gift

By Paige Brady, December 6, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Paige Brady

The holidays are the perfect time to show your loved ones how much you care about them and about what goes on their body. It’s a fun time to treat yourself too!

With lots of fun gift sets and stocking stuffers on display in our stores, finding something enjoyable won’t be hard.

But this is the time of year when body care gifts are displayed in virtually...

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