One Thing You Should Do on Earth Day

One Thing You Should Do on Earth Day

Happy Earth Day! We’re celebrating the movement to protect our environment with over 1 billion people in 192 countries. As our planet is heating up, carbon emissions have become a considerations for many corporations and nations. But what about individuals? … Continue reading

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Clean Eating – What is It?

Clean Eating – What is It?

Are you familiar with the term Clean Eating? We’re beginning to hear more and more people talk about the clean eating movement and decided to take a minute to take a look. Clean eating is all about eating healthfully. Contrary … Continue reading

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Five Food and Nutrition Trends for the Next Decade

Five Food and Nutrition Trends for the Next Decade

While everyone is focusing on food trends for 2010 (see here and here), we took a riskier guess into trends for the next decade. We could be totally wrong, come back in December 2019 and let us know. * More … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving – A Locavore Tradition for Over 300 Years

Thanksgiving – A Locavore Tradition for Over 300 Years

As we sit down to enjoy the quintessential American holiday dinner, let’s stop for a minute and contemplate what we are actually celebrating. What started off as a harvest festival in colonial times, became an annual tradition during the civil … Continue reading

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For Foodies – Local Food. Online. Delivered.

For Foodies – Local Food. Online. Delivered.

A growing number of foodies are looking to the Internet to discover and order tasty gems. These are artisan food products that are manufactured in small batches, usually from organic, local ingredients. The mom&pop operations are very small, will never … Continue reading

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“Local” is the New Junkfood Buzzword [Frito Lay Potato Chips]

“Local” is the New Junkfood Buzzword [Frito Lay Potato Chips]

Ever since the term locavore was coined in 2005, there has been a lot of excitement around the prospect of people enjoying fresher, tastier foods, with less of an environmental impact because they travel less. We have come to appreciate … Continue reading

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2009 Food Trends Forecast

2009 Food Trends Forecast

Image via Wikipedia Good morning and happy new year! Another top 10 list, this time from the Star Telegram includes: * Comfort food. * Cooking at home. * Local Food. * New ingredients and “functional foods”. Examples: stevia, low-sodium, detox … Continue reading

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