We live in a country of cars. From the workplace to the grocery store to our kids' soccer games, we drive. And much of that time is spent with one person in one car -- a single occupancy vehicle. We often rationalize this behavior by...Show More Summary
I reached up to the top shelf to grab them and handed them to her.
It looks like a lime green gas station, but the new Walmart store concept in the chain’s hometown of Bentonville, Arkansas doesn’t fill your gas tank: it fills your car with groceries. Announced earlier this year, Walmart Pick-Up Grocery opened earlier this week, combining Walmart prices with the experience of not needing to get out of your car. Living … [More]
Summary: At the grocery store, there are people that bring in their own bags -- conscious consumers. There are people that use the plastic bags the store offers -- most consumers. There are people that ask for paper in plastic -- high-maintenance consumers. Show More Summary
One of my favorite weeknight meals includes the homemade veggie burger. Sure, you can buy burgers in the freezer section of your local grocery store — but have you seen their ingredients lists? Plus, homemade just tastes better. In fact, my husband and I enjoy our homemade burgers so much, we...
Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags at grocery and convenience stores, driven to action by pollution in streets and waterways. A national coalition...
My hippie brethren in California have done it, they’ve banned plastic shopping bags at grocery stores, pharmacies and convenience stores. I hope you have your favorite canvas tote all picked out. Read more...
Antrione Archer, Cincinnati's director of player development, allegedly "placed his exposed penis" against the backside of a woman at a grocery store. The University of Cincinnati fired its director of player development, Antrione Archer, after learning he had been arrested for sexual abuse. Show More Summary
How many of you, faithful readers, have a closet full of reusable bags that without fail you forget each time you venture to the grocery store? Well if you live in California you might want to put a sticky note on the door reminding you to grab your bags because the state officially became the first in the nation to … [More]
Single-use plastic bags are set to disappear from California grocery stores over the next two years under a first-in-the-nation state law signed on Tuesday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown, despite opposition from bag manufacturers. The law would ban grocery stores from handing out such bags with...
By Aaron Mendelson SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Single-use plastic bags are set to disappear from California grocery stores over the next two years under a first-in-the-nation state law signed on Tuesday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown, despite opposition from bag manufacturers. Show More Summary
Mario Batali, Joe Bastianich and company will be opening a Southern California branch of Eataly, their popular Italian food court/grocery store, at the Westfield Century City shopping mall in early 2017.
California today became the first state to outlaw plastic bags after Gov. Jerry Brown signed the ban into law. SB270 prohibits stores from providing disposable plastic grocery bags to shoppers, and requires them to charge for paper bags. Show More Summary
Today Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 270 into law, prohibiting grocery stores from putting shoppers' goods into plastic grocery bags. Immediately thereafter, the American Progressive Bag Alliance (APBA), which represents the plasticShow More Summary
This is a guest post by James Nardella, executive director of Lwala Community Alliance, a partner of Segal Family Foundation. You can go to any chain grocery store in the United States or Europe and find conventionally-grown tomatoes year round. Show More Summary
Bell peppers are a favorite for home cooks. They are available at the grocery store all year round, but unless they are bought from the can be tasteless during the winter. One way to get the best flavored green peppers is to buy them when they are in season and store them yourself.
If I’m up against a deadline and I’m pounding away at the keyboard like a mad woman – don’t tell me what you want for Christmas or what we need at the grocery store. I might hear you, but I won’t HEAR you because my mind is closed off to anything but getting that article […]
The Flavr Savr tomato first hit grocery stores in 1994 To the layman, it looked like any other produce fresh from the farm: plump and bulbous, with a rich, ruby hue. But it was hiding a secret. Thanks to a carefully crafted genetic modification...Show More Summary
Yesterday, Avery and I made our usual two store grocery trip to Sprouts and Costco with the hope that we won't have to go again this weekend. We live only a few miles from the Texas Motor Speedway, and since it is race weekend, driving...Show More Summary
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