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  1. An Oil for All Occasions

    June 1, 2015

    With so many oil options available on grocery shelves, it can be daunting to make the correct decision on which oil to use. Should you use olive oil or grapeseed oil? How about avocado oil? The good news is that many oils are very versatile and can be used for a variety of cooking uses. Dr. Liz Applegate, Ph.D. shares a few noteworthy facts about the essential fats and health boosting compounds that some of our favorite oils offer, as well as best uses to help make selecting the correct oil as smooth as possible!

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  2. Staybowlize your Mixing!

    June 1, 2015

    Now Designs newest addition, the Staybowlizer is known for being a helping hand in the kitchen. This 2014 Innovation Award winner makes mixing, whipping and stirring easy. Just cradle any size bowl into the Staybowlizer and avoid slipping and sliding! In addition to keeping bowls in place, the Staybowlizer is great for double boiling. With a heat resistance of up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit, this creative cooking device can take the heat! 

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  3. Something Better

    May 30, 2015

    San Francisco based Hampton Creek is out to change the world so that we can all ‘grow up with something better’.  Firm believers in producing clean, quality foods that are affordable and easily attainable, Hampton Creek is making a difference, starting with their very own mayo! Just Mayo is egg free, soy free, dairy free, lactose free, gluten free and cholesterol free, but with it’s undeniably outrageous flavor, you’d never know it was so clean.

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  4. Chalk it Up!

    May 29, 2015

    We're proud sponsors of Woodland's first annual Chalk on the Block, in support of the Woodland Farmer's Market.  Chalk on the Block combines art and healthy living to teach our kids about healthy options while having fun and seeing art in action. Come out on May 30th, 8am - 12pm, and check out the Nugget Markets Doodle Zone!

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  5. The Cheddar Champ is here!

    May 28, 2015

    Mull of Kintyre is an award winning cheddar with a distinct honey-like sweetness and rich savory sharpness. Produced in an old whiskey distillery, Mull of Kintyre is slowly aged, and then hand selected for the perfect texture and flavor. Available for a short time only, stop by and try before it’s gone!

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  6. Peaches and Nectarines and apricots, oh my!

    May 27, 2015

    Stone fruit season is upon us and we can’t get enough of these sweet, ripe, juicy fruits, because they’re not only mouthwateringly delicious, they're healthy too. According to Dr. Liz Applegate, Director of Sports Nutrition at UC Davis, nectarines are loaded with potassium, vitamin C and carotenes, and their fuzzy relatives, peaches, supply a wealth of potassium and fiber. Dr. Liz Applegate also says that three lusciously sweet apricots supply almost 80% of the Daily Value for vitamin A as beta carotene, which helps to promote both eye and heart health. Don’t feel guilty enjoying these sweet sweet stone fruits this spring!

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  7. Unbound Pickling hickory-smoked pickles

    Go out of bounds with Unbound Pickling!

    May 26, 2015

    Hailing from the Pacific Northwest, Unbound Pickling brings to market high-quality, pickled, seasonal vegetables and herbs combined with natural ingredients, made in small artisan batches and hand packed.

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  8. Watermelon and mint salad

    Watermelon & Mint Salad

    May 25, 2015

    Made fresh in our chef led kitchens, juicy watermelon, fresh mint and sharp shaved onions are lightly dressed in a sweet balsamic reduction to create our Watermelon and Mint salad.

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  9. Citrus Brews

    May 24, 2015

    The latest smokin’ hot style of beer right now is known as “shandy” or “radler.” Usually a 50/50 blend of citrus juices, like lemonade or grapefruit juice, this beer packs a wonderful sweet/sour component along with lower alcohol levels. The result is a refreshing beer that’s perfect for the warm weather months and your favorite barbeque. Keep an eye out for Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin 6-packs, The Traveler Illusion Grapefruit 6-packs, Schofferhofer Grapefruit 16-ounce can, and the Leinenkugels Summer Shandy 12-packs.

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  10. Lifefactory wine glasses

    Glasses for Life

    May 23, 2015

    Motivated to prevent exposure of harmful chemicals and plastics to infants, Lifefactory launched health-conscious and safe baby bottles in 2007. Since then, Lifefactory has expanded its product line to include a variety of bottles and glassware.

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