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Clean eating for the win

Posted by Robin Abel on

Clean eating. Paleo lifestyle. Low carb diet. All these concepts should make it easier for us to eat better and be healthy.  With huge portions, snacks with no nutritional value, and labels that trick us into thinking food is good for you, these more natural concepts help us focus on what's important.  But somehow, I still find it hard to be healthy.  Am I the only one?  Owning a store with fresh, local products has really changed the way I see food.  I better understand now how warped our eating habits are with companies putting so much filler and made up stuff in...

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Be creative!

Posted by Robin Abel on

It may surprise to learn that not all my guesses work out the way I plan.  (You can take a minute ...)  We brought in corn the other day because we're starting to stock fresh produce from local farmers and of course everyone wants corn!  It didn't sell as well as expected because people aren't thinking corn yet.  (But it's coming in again this week so get excited!) Now I had to figure out what to do with dozens of ear of corn.  I dropped off some to a friend and she suggested making corn salsa, corn chowder, and more.   She had me at...

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