Trader Joe’s is by far the most fortunate thing to happen to mankind. This guy, Trader Joe, figured out how to provide us with quality, affordable, innovative, (for the most part) healthy, practical, convenient, and delicious groceries. After 20 something years, I am still in awe...
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Kosher wine can taste good. Just ask the brothers of Shirah Wine Co.
11th Commandment: Thou Shalt Not Settle for bad kosher wine
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December 27, 2010 | 12:09 pm
Being a wife, a mother and a woman in general, you find yourself at a grocery store quite a bit. I also find myself quite a bit pissed off when I am there. I really thought that America was all about business, and customer service, and giving really good customer service. I guess...
April 24, 2008 | 6:00 pmEveryone's heard that old story about the scientist who invents a "magic pill" that turns water into gasoline -- with the invention eventually getting into the hands of the oil companies that bury it, fearing they will be driven out of business when word gets out about their...
April 10, 2008 | 3:00 pm
March 29, 2007 | 8:00 pmIt's an odd sight to walk into an all-kosher grocery store during Passover. Drop cloths and big sheets cover the forbidden chametz products and the kosher-for-Passover items rest on shelves lined with paper towels, newspapers and brightly colored contact paper. In many traditional...
August 5, 2004 | 8:00 pm
How many trees does it take to absorb the emissions from your car's commute? How much land does it take to feed and raise the beef you eat for dinner? How much space on earth does your trash take up?
The city of Santa Monica has taken up the task of answering those questions in...
May 8, 2003 | 8:00 pm