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...

Support (Y)our Local Food Security Organizations

Support (Y)our Local Food Security Organizations

support (y)our local food security Organizations  As of October 2022, grocery store prices are 5.3% higher than they were a year ago. To put this in perspective, during the decade prior to the start of the pandemic the average annual increase in grocery store prices...

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...

A Brief History of our Grocery Co-op Neighbors

A Brief History of our Grocery Co-op Neighbors

October is Co-op Month and Cooperation Among Cooperatives is Cooperative Principle #6 (that sentence is a mouthful). The year 2022 is also the 50th Anniversary of the formation of the buying club that eventually became the Davis Food Co-op. Since we have already...

Co-ops are Climate Change Leaders

Co-ops are Climate Change Leaders

Since 1880, Earth’s temperature has risen by 0.14° Fahrenheit per decade, increasing to more than twice that (0.32° F) per decade since 1981. Each of us sees and feels the effects of climate change nearly every day with BIPOC, low income, and migrant communities...