The Story of Stuff: Cosmetics

Annie Leonard’s entertaining and informative video about the cosmetics industry and how legislation affects the products we use on our bodies. If you wash your hair with shampoo, wear deodorant or lipstick, you should see this video, then pass it on. See more “Story of Stuff” videos at http://storyofstuff.org. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfq000AF1i8&hl=en_US&fs=1]

Deli Remodel Update: July 29, 2010

On Monday, our deli made “the big push” to get our new services in place. If you haven’t been down to enjoy the changes, here’s a little preview!

Our deli's new tea service means top quality organic teas brewed with hot-hot water. No more luke warm, weak brews

Self serve hot soup. Three

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Skagit Flats Farm Tour -

It was a beautiful day for wandering the fields, and Andy Ross introduced us to five kinds of lettuce, 4 kinds of beans, 4 kinds of summer squash, and a small assortment of the brassicas that he’s growing for the Co-op this summer. Here’s a photo tour:

Andy shows us the perled lettuce seeds

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Kitchen Cuisine – at the blueberry farm with Chef Stuarto and Jill

We got to spend some time this week at TJ’s Blueberry Farm on Ovenell Road.

Self-described “weekend farmer” Tom, has been growing beautiful blueberries since 1992 on 3 acres NW of Mount Vernon. We wandered the field with him as part of season Two of KSVR 91.7 fm’s Kitchen Cuisine radio show. Here’s a sampling

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Deli Remodel Update: July 2010

After months of behind the scenes preparation, on Monday night, July 26, our Deli made “the big push” in its remodel efforts. The old salad bar, countertops, bakery case and hot entree case were pulled out and new expanded service cases went in. Thanks to great planning and the cooperation of local plumbers, electricians, general

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