Seated around your holiday table may be a meat-lover, a committed vegan, someone with nut allergies, and another avoiding gluten. This mixture of food contradictions can be a recipe for a festive holiday meal. There are many ways to bridge the food gaps by planning ahead.
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Sound Consumer, December 2017
Washington is taking a leadership role in building a better food system across the state. In 2012 Governor Gregoire directed state agencies to examine food policies and food issues across Washington; out of that order, the Washington State Food System Roundtable was formed.
Nutrition research is fashionable fodder for clickbait these days. Do yourself a favor — keep calm and don’t change your diet until you’ve read beyond the headlines.
However you celebrate, this is the season of giving and we have a number of gift options to help you share the joy of this holiday season.
PCC members get an extra, second 10% off member discount shopping day in December in addition to the usual one. You can apply these discounts to any shop during the month that you choose, just remember to tell your cashier during checkout. Also, don’t forget members get 5% off on the 15th and 16th each month, in addition to the monthly 10% discount!
Holiday savories and sweets! We have a host of delightful recipes to make your season bright and are proud to offer a few of our most tried and true. Savory tarts and pâtés make lovely sides or potluck contributions. Or consider a new type of holiday recipe this year, such as one of our traditional Italian cookies or a classic Danish recipe.
Hurricane damage and ocean warming harms producers, meanwhile exciting advances are happening in organics in the Pacific Northwest.
PCC Fan · Better produce! · All dirt is not equal · Plastic containers · Palm oil concerns · Greek yogurt · Irrigation from fracking?
Dr. Bronner’s social justice · Glyphosate-free ice cream · Farmers cooperatives threatened · False “fragrance free” claims · PNW recycling? · Genius award for social justice · Food bank rejects junk food · Dicamba ban · Anti-consolidation rules? · Pet cocktails?
Tilth Alliance Food Lust · Green Plate Special · Farm-to-school bagged apple program · Holiday food drive · Green Lake Pathway of Lights · 12Ks of Christmas run · PCC Cooks · December customer service star
Communicating with the board · Next board meeting · Board reports · Apply to be a trustee with PCC Community Markets