Archive for September, 2010

So What do those dates really mean on your food packages?

Sep 22

Recently there was an article on Yahoo discussing the meaning of dates on food packages. After reading it and having spent some time learning about this stuff at our health safety and certification classes, I thought it needed some more elaborating. First of all, “Use By” Dates. These are the dates a manufacturer suggests that […]

The Importance of Eating Local

Sep 1

This last couple of weeks have been a brilliant reminder of the multiple benefits of eating local. With one of the largest egg recalls in history, I felt vindicated that I have been supporting my local farm for several years now and purchasing their wholesome organic, cage free eggs. Not only do I know my […]