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31 10, 2018

Holiday Gift Ideas

October 31st, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator, Featured Posts|0 Comments

1) Salt Lamp - Evolution Salt Co. 2) felt peacock ornament - silk road 3) hand-crafted kids hat & gloves - Andes Gifts 4) Body Lotion - Una Biologicals 5) Handwoven African Winged Basket - Alaffia Authentic. 6) Reusable Beeswax Food Wrap - Abeego 7) Chocolate - Nathan Mller 8) House plants & [...]

31 10, 2018

2018 Pittsburgh Urban Farm Tour Recap

October 31st, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator, Featured Posts, Store News|0 Comments

The 2018 Pittsburgh Urban Farm Tour took place Saturday, September 8th. The annual event is organized by the East End Food Co-op (EEFC), Pittsburgh Food Policy Council (PFPC), and Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) to promote urban agriculture as a viable means for food production, build connections between consumers and farmers, and support [...]

29 10, 2018

Recycling Resources

October 29th, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator|0 Comments

Changes in the global supply and demand for recyclable goods is changing, which can make knowing what to recycle and how to recycle it pretty challenging.  Fortunately, in Pittsburgh we have many organizations that can help you properly dispose of your hard-to-recycle goods. Know of something that should be on the list? Leave a [...]

31 08, 2018

LOCAVORE

August 31st, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator, Featured Posts|0 Comments

lo·ca·vore ˈlōkəˌvôr/ Noun; a person who makes an effort to eat food that is grown, raised, or produced locally, usually within 100 miles of home. Eating local food has a host of benefits: it’s fresher than products shipped across the county (or world!), more nutritious, has a lower chance of contamination, and uses far less [...]

30 06, 2018

Plant Powered

June 30th, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator, Featured Posts|0 Comments

Whether you already eat mostly plants or are looking to embrace a plant-based diet, here are some tasty recipes to inspire you! We start with a recipe for a cheese substitute (giving up cheese is often reported as the most challenging part of a plant-based diet). Recipe author, Co-op Member, and Certified Health Coach Carson [...]

30 06, 2018

Liz’s Lemonade

June 30th, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator, Featured Posts, Recipes|0 Comments

Here’s a basic lemonade recipe and two sophisticated (but super easy) lemonade recipes that are perfect for a summer get–together or relaxing by the pool! After you’ve got the basic lemonade recipe down, the real fun begins! You can make almost any variation of lemonade you’d like. Yields 4 Cups: Basic Lemonade Start by making [...]