Evolve Truffles: A Local Collaboration of Alchemy

Belllingham Chefs, Shannon and Christy Fox, will be here Friday, June 6 from 2-5 pm to share samples of their sublime truffles. Just in time for Father’s Day,  they are releasing their latest creation “A Local Collaboration of Alchemy”;  Six truffles infused with beer from six Bellingham Breweries! Read more Evolve Truffles: A Local Collaboration of Alchemy …

Gear up for Baby at the Co-op!

Baby Gear for web

Free Makeovers by Mineral Fusion

MIneral Fusion Makeovers_SidebarSpring is Here. Time to Glow!

Mineral Fusion offers a full line of alluring, mineral-based cosmetics designed to enhance your natural beauty. Specializing in super silky,  triple-milled pressed powder foundations that provide flawless coverage, all of their products are hypo-allergenic, gluten and paraben free.

Stunning, mineral pigments are expertly infused to create rich eye shadow palettes, lovely cheek color, luxurious lipsticks and glosses, velvety lip and eye pencils, and a variety of natural mascaras. The entire line is formulated with age-defying antioxidants and nourishing botanicals to be naturally healthy and gorgeous!

Stop by our Wellness Counter to sign up for a Free Makeover by Mineral Fusion! Saturday,  April 5,  2:30-5:30pm.

On sale now through April 28, 2014.

 

Member-Owner Corner: FUKUSHIMA Petition

As a community-owned business, the Co-op is a cornerstone and launching point for many community members, businesses, and organizations.If you are involved, or interested in getting involved, with a local, regional, or global issue, and would like the Co-op to promote your involvement, please feel free to contact our Community Outreach Manager, Rachael Darden, at rachael(at)skagitfoodcoop(dot)com.Skagit Valley Food Co-op member-owner Deb Langhans of San Juan Island has prepared the following fact sheet and petition to prevent further global impact of the Fukushima Disaster. Thank you, Deb for your commitment to the environment, and for including the Co-op in your efforts.

PLEASE ACT NOW TO HELP PREVENT GLOBAL DISASTER AT FUKUSHIMA

ISSUE & PETITION BACKGROUND

On March 11, 2011, the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami tragically crippled Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, causing structural damage, equipment failures, nuclear reactor meltdowns and releases of radioactive materials. Since that horrific accident, reports about Fukushima’s status and leaking radiation into the Pacific Ocean and atmosphere have continued to be shocking and contradictory; facts about the facility’s actual deterioration have been withheld from the public. Read more Member-Owner Corner: FUKUSHIMA Petition …

Great EBT news from Sedro-Woolley Farmers Market

Sedro-Woolley Farmers Market Offering ‘Double Up EBT Dollars’ Program

Sedro-Woolley, WA – July 2013 – Following the lead of farmers markets around the country, the Sedro-Woolley Farmers Market began accepting EBT (food stamps) benefits this year, enabling lower-income people to have greater access to fresh fruits and vegetables. At the same time, United General Hospital’s Community Health Outreach Program is working on a five-year Healthy Communities Initiative to promote healthy eating in east county communities with disparate rates of diet-related diseases such as cancer, diabetes and heart disease. A key to preventing and reducing these diseases Read more Great EBT news from Sedro-Woolley Farmers Market …