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  1. Easy Easter

    Easy Easter Brunch

    Apr 15, 2014 2:17 PM

    Any way you celebrate, we have what you crave to make your celebration a memorable one! Check out our handy brochure filled with great Easter ideas!

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  2. Walk the Line

    Apr 14, 2014 4:08 PM

    For billions of people around the world, surviving on $1.50 per day in food and drink is a way of life, every day.  Live Below the Line is a dynamic fundraising project that challenges individuals to eat and drink on just $1.50 per day for 5 consecutive days. This bold campaign strives to increase the number of people taking direct action and drives home an awareness regarding the lack of choice and opportunity faced by those living in extreme poverty.

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  3. Food consumed vs. food loss

    There’s No Time to Waste!

    Apr 11, 2014 10:13 AM

    According to a study from the Natural Resources Defense Council, Americans discard 40 percent of the food supply every year ], and the average American family of four ends up throwing away an equivalent of up to $2,275 of food each year. Properly storing your food can help extend its life! Here are a few tips to help break this cycle of waste and keep some of your hard earned-money in the bank!

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  4. Get Your Greens

    Mar 20, 2014 12:13 PM

    Go Green! This is the time of year to eat “green”. Green leafy veggies that is. These wondrous leaves are packed with traditional vitamins and minerals along with a host of phytonutrients known to ward off a variety of ailments!

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  5. 2014 Children's Heart Art Challenge Winners!

    Announcing the winning schools and artists in the 2014 Children's Heart Art Challenge

    Mar 14, 2014 8:18 AM

    We received more than 400 entries from local 4th and 5th grade students, and we're delighted to announce the winning masterpieces.

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  6. Kerrygold Dubliner

    Luck o’ the Irish

    Mar 12, 2014 1:21 PM

    You’ll be pinching yourself after you taste this perfect St. Paddy’s Day pairing. This St. Patrick’s Day, be a wee bit bold with a mighty mug of stout beer paired with a chunk of amazing cheese.

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  7. Mamma Chia’s Chia Squeeze Vitality Snacks

    Chia Pets

    Mar 11, 2014 10:58 AM

    Janie Hoffman fell in love with the magic of chia while looking for an ideal diet for her own health. After discovering how this little seed provided her with a powerful vitality boost, she formed Mamma Chia, the first organic chia–based food and beverage company.

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  8. Cheese of the Month

    Mar 6, 2014 2:23 PM

    Our local specialty cheese feature of the month is Fiscalini Farms out of Modesto, Ca! Using milk from registered Holstein, Jersey and Brown Swiss cows owned by Fiscalini Farms, this family-owned-and-operated sustainable farm was first established in 1912. Known for its unique artisanal and handcrafted San Joaquin Gold, Fiscalini Farms creates its award-winning cheeses with milk piped directly from the milk storage tanks in the dairy farm to the cheese factory on the premises. Fiscalini Farms is going to be sampling a selection of their delectable cheeses at participating Nugget Markets locations throughout the month.

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  9. Terra Firma Beets

    Local Bunched Beets from Terra Firma Farm

    Winters, CA

    Feb 24, 2014 11:44 AM

    Locally grown Terra Firma Farm’s bunched beets are here! Located just up the road in Winters, California, Terra Firma Farm is right at home in this community where farming has played a major role for more than 100 years.

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  10. What activities can you do to keep your heart healthy and strong?

    Heart for Art

    Feb 21, 2014 10:26 AM

    Congrats to Gennavieve Ghidossi, 5th grader at  Jackson Elementary in El Dorado Hills.  Gennavieve is our big winner in our Children's Heart Art Challenge for the category "What activities can you do to keep your heart healthy and strong?"  Nice work, Gennavieve!

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