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A Whole Lotta Healthy Food at Whole Foods

Do you have a Whole Foods market near you? And if so, how often do you make the trip with your kids? Recently we had an opportunity to do a behind-the-scenes tour at our local Whole Foods, and even though we’ve shopped there many times we were impressed with the new things we discovered. First […]

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Family Comfort Food at Lemonade

When Lemonade opened up near us last year in Manhattan Beach, we were immediately drawn in by the vast array of brightly colored salads and entrees. There’s a salad for just about everyone, and the salad choices change seasonally, so there’s something new and tasty just about every time you go in. But it wasn’t […]

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Melissa’s Organic Green Juice Box

After a long day spent traveling for work, imagine what a nice surprise it was to walk in the door and be greeted by this wonderful organic produce box from Melissa’s. It was like opening an indoor garden: This Organic Green Juice Box contains one bunch each of organic kale, lettuce, celery, parsley, collard greens, […]

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Pitfire Pizza

Southern California friends, if you’ve been craving a tasty wood-fired pizza, you’re in luck: There may just be a Pitfire Pizza near you. We had a chance to dine at the new Pitfire Pizza in Manhattan Beach recently and (even though we’re total East Coast snobs about pizza crusts) we were totally delighted with the […]

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Sustainable Produce Urban Delivery (SPUD)

Working moms: You know that feeling, when you come home from a long day of work, and everyone’s waiting for you to make dinner, and suddenly you realize you have nothing to cook because you haven’t had a chance to go shopping for the most basic food staples? Yep. Us too. Enter SPUD, the Sustainable […]

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Leafy Greens: A Salad Bar Story

So you’d like your family to have a healthy dinner, but you just got home from work, your fridge is empty and you don’t have money or energy for a sit-down restaurant where the kids are just going to wind up eating burgers and fries. What you really need is a quick, healthy stop that […]

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