Intelligence Squared US GMO Debate

On Wednesday, December 3, award-winning debate series Intelligence Squared U.S. will take on the topic of “Genetically Modified Food.”

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Staff Pick: Sjaak’s Vegan Chocolates

Yup, this one is a THROWBACK! Almost exactly one year ago, our beloved Pat chose to spotlight the decadent, rich, organic vegan chocolates by Sjaak’s.

You can now find them on one of our front endcaps by the register, surrounded by more of our holiday treats! :)

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Tis the Season for Hot Soup

At any given time, Nature’s Corner has THREE all-natural hot soups on, right next to our colorfully-fresh organic salad bar. We’ve got classics like Chicken and Dumpling, Three-Bean Chili, Split Pea, and Broccoli Cheddar… as well as a host of others! And you can always count on at least one vegan option.

Today’s looking like a perfect soup day. ;)

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Free Mineral Fusion Makeovers Today!

Yes, you heard right! Between 11am and 2pm today, a representative from our natural mineral-based cosmetics line Mineral Fusion will be in the store giving FREE DEMOS & MAKEOVERS!

Hope to see you there ;)

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Staff Pick: The Power of Now 2015 Calendar

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Heidi is a big fan of Eckhart Tolle’s bestselling book The Power of Now, and highly recommends the 2015 calendar as well! Each month pairs quotes of calming wisdom with spectacular nature photography, helping you to stay focused and “in the now” all year round. Makes for a great holiday gift! ;)

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“Boxed Water is Better.”

Seems a little strange, right? Well these sleek cartons of water can now be found on our shelves at Nature’s Corner, and here is why:

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The Environmental Legacy of GMOs

Non-GMO Month has come to an end, but our push against GMOs persists! You’ll see more and more Non-GMO Project-verified products on our shelves day by day, conveniently and clearly labeled by with our very own Customer Empowerment Labeling system.

“Industry developed genetically engineered (GE) crops and introduced them to the market with the promise of higher crop yields, but the only things that have increased are the use of toxic herbicides and pesticides, the number of resistant weeds and bugs, contaminated crops and chemical industry profits.”

Read more: http://justlabelit.org/about-ge-foods/environmental-impact

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Staff Pick: Happy Eggs!

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Here’s a happy Dan with some of his favorite little eggs… from the Happy Egg Company!

These eggs contain no antibiotics or hormones, are raised with a 100% vegetarian diet, and come from chickens that are free to roam wherever they please!

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Recipe: Sweet Potato Biscuits with Honey Butter

It’s November, which means it’s officially homemade biscuit season… Here’s a great recipe we found ;)

Makes about 10 biscuits
Cook Time: 12 – 14 Minutes
Total Time: 30 Minutes

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Happy Halloween!

We’ve still got a few of our big, canvas Non-GMO Project tote bags left… PERFECT for trick-or-treating… So we’ve decided to give them away to our first few trick-or-treaters!

See you soon. ;)

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