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Santa Claus is coming to Earth Fare!

He’s making a list and checking it twice. Bring your kids to Family Dinner Night, and they’ll think you’re real nice. They’ll sit on Santa’s lap and smile with glee, and you will too, because pictures are FREE! So join … Continue reading

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You Know, For The Kids: Sandy Apple Snacks

The biggest hindrance to giving kids (and ourselves) healthy, home-made snacks is time. How easy is it rip open a pre-packaged, artificial-color bomb? Pretty dang easy! In answer to the time crunch, we have this good-old-fashioned, supper-fast apple snack. How fast? We timed ourselves, and it took 5 minutes to prepare, including cleanup. Beat that! Continue reading

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Life Lessons with Mary Anne

Mary Anne’s story (in her own words…) As an adoptive mom, life’s lessons began with the birth of our child. We’ve learned that life’s choices are not about us any longer, but about making the right choices for the precious … Continue reading

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True Story: I am an Earth Fairy

Did you ever wonder what it would be like to be Earth Fare’s Earth Fairy? Well the Earth Fairy is back, and she is taking you on a behind the scenes tour of life as an Earth Fairy! Watch as she discusses … Continue reading

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Jennifer’s Healthy Change

Jennifer’s Story (in her own words)… In August of 2010, I found myself in the ICU. I was there for a week and a half, most of which I don’t even remember. My body was shutting down because, while I … Continue reading

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Audrey’s Poem about her Healthy Home

Audrey’s story (in her own words): Kids, Junk and Hyperactivity After my divorce, my daughter and I went on a junk frenzy fueled by my guilt for all of the pain she was experiencing. I just couldn’t say “no” to … Continue reading

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Copper for Candy and Apples for Artificial Taffy

This is a guest post written by Earth Fare Columbia’s Laurie Aker. Halloween can be boiled down to three things:             #1 Pumpkin carving.             #2 The perfect costume.             #3 Trick or Treating for candy. Although candy is a Halloween staple, the … Continue reading

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Healthy Food, Healthy Baby! Amy’s Story

Amy’s story (in her own words): Abigial Faith was born August 6, 2010. She was a gorgeous, healthy baby girl at 7lbs 4oz. But then she was jaundice with no reason to be. Abigail was born a few days after … Continue reading

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Together We Will…Eliminate Artificial Preservatives!

Artificial preservatives have been deemed ‘necessary” to not only preserve food for longer periods of time, but to protect us from food borne illness. “Preserve” and “protect” sound like good things, but do we really need artificial preservatives to “police” … Continue reading

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Eating Outside the Box: The Final Chapter

My daughter and I have come to end of Eating Outside the Box.  The journey, of course, hasn’t been strictly about avoiding boxed food; most things, excluding showering, can be avoided for a month.  The big picture goal was to … Continue reading

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