Jessica's Blog — Local Food

Vocal for Local!

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Vocal for Local!

 This guest post written by my lovely friend and local nutritionist extraordinaire Cordelia McFadyen arrived in my mailbox at the perfect time. I had to get a new phone yesterday, so had spent the better part of my Saturday afternoon in a mega mall, consuming expensive products from the box store chain. By the time I got home, I'd felt that my soul had been sucked right out of me.  I can assure you, whenever I purchase locally made items direct from the creator, my soul feels nourished.  As the popularity of farmers' markets and craft shows rises, I'm...

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If you ate today, thank a food processor!

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If you ate today, thank a food processor!
As we head into this new year, I challenge you to start taking notice of the food on your plate, and consider how it got there. As you start to identify the source of your daily meals, consider putting your money where your mouth is and buying from food processors you feel good about supporting.

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The Gift of Good Food

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The Gift of Good Food
As December approaches, I would like to encourage you to consider sharing some of your favourite artisan foods as gifts.

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