Fairtrade Farmers are More Resilient

Fairtrade Farmers are More Resilient

A 2022 study finds fair trade farmers experience increased economic resilience, social wellbeing, environmental sustainability and governance of their cooperatives, particularly in times of global crisis. ​ The Fairtrade System uses 2 price mechanisms, the minimum...

Gift Ideas Under $10, $20 & $50

Gift Ideas Under $10, $20 & $50

Find gifts for everyone on your list at the Co-op! Check out our ideas for budget-friendly gifting or go for a sure thing: a Co-op gift card! You can purchase in store or online here.  Under $10 Salt Crystal Tea Light Holder $6.49 Aside from glowing in stunning sunset...

Holiday Cheese Pairing: Brillat-Savarin + Champagne

Holiday Cheese Pairing: Brillat-Savarin + Champagne

Written by Co-op Owner and former Beer, Wine and Spirits Specialist Sterling Carlton “I would like to open a cheese shop in Hyde Park like that kept by my friend, Monsieur Pierre Androuet in Paris” – Franklin D. Roosevelt, shortly after winning his 4th term as...

How Gratitude Changes our Minds and Bodies

How Gratitude Changes our Minds and Bodies

As the holiday season swells, many of us find ourselves turning inward and reflecting. You may have an outlet for this reflection if your family traditions revolve around sharing one thing you’re thankful for at the table, making a gratitude tree, or something...

Reclaiming Indigenous Food Sovereignty

Reclaiming Indigenous Food Sovereignty

What was once a rare disease, type two diabetes is now the highest amongst Native American and Alaskan Native adults and children than any other racial and ethnic group in the United States. Those children, particularly living on or near reservation and tribal lands,...

How to Host Friendsgiving

How to Host Friendsgiving

Hosting Friendsgiving  There are a myriad of (completely understandable) reasons that people choose not to celebrate Thanksgiving. You may find yourself feeling the same way this year but still longing to gather around the table with good friends and good food. If...

Supporting our Veterans

Supporting our Veterans

For many, national holidays do not carry the significance that they deserve. Some see it merely as a day that they have off of work or a day that they have to prepare for their bank being closed. For those that do have to work, it may seem as if there is no change to...

All of the Co-op’s Thanksgiving Recipes

All of the Co-op’s Thanksgiving Recipes

Looking for something to make this holiday season? You came to the right place. Indigenous Recipes Members of our Management Team attended NCG’s (National Cooperative Grocers) 2022 Co+nvergence Conference in St. Paul this last August. Rocio, our Store Operations...