A Message to Co-op Members from the Board

Posted Posted in Co-op Community

Dear Concord Food Co-operative Member Owners – The Concord Food Co-operative Board of Directors is pleased to announce the hiring of a new General Manager! Chris Gilbert will be starting as our new GM effective April 4th. Chris brings 27 years of experience in the grocery retail business, and brings strong skills in customer service, […]

Earth Day at the Co-op

Posted Posted in Go Green

by Jaimie Jusczyk, Marketing Specialist Click below to watch the video… In support of Earth Day the Co-op wants you to bring in your reusable shopping bags, reusable bulk containers, or reusable hot bar/salad bar/olive bar containers to shop the Co-op and receive Double Down Green Stamps for your entire purchase on Friday, April 22, […]

Transformational Breath Work®

Posted Posted in Be Well

By Lorna Tobin. Continuation of article from the March 2016 Natural Buzz Newsletter. The ancients spoke of the air carrying prana, the life force energy that permeates the universe. They said that we take into our bodies from exposure to sunlight and by eating foods which store it. Through Transformational Breathing, we believe that prana […]

Recipes: Tasty Side Dishes

Posted Posted in Eat Well, Recipes

By Barbara Bonsignore. Continued from the March 2016 Natural Buzz newsletter. Stuffing 1 medium onion, chopped 3 cups fresh mushrooms, sliced ¼ cup fresh parsley, chopped or 2 tsp. dried ¼ tsp. each marjoram and black pepper Tamari soy sauce to taste 3 garlic cloves, minced 4 cups cubed, whole grain bread ½ tsp. each […]

True or False: Yoga is Hard and Scary

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By Jim Readey. Continuation of article from the March 2016 Natural Buzz Newsletter. Myth #2. Yoga is difficult to do False. People might make yoga hard to do because, well, that’s what people do. If you have a good teacher, you’ll learn to practice yoga effortlessly (rather than from ego-driven fear)…and with just slight discomfort, as […]

Best Souperfest

Posted Posted in Co-op Community, Events

By Greg Lessard, Director of Development Continuation of article from the March 2016 Natural Buzz Newsletter. On Saturday, March 19th, CCEH will hold its 7th Annual SouperFest fundraising event at Rundlett Middle School. Starting at 4 PM, SoupFest will begin.  Chef Rob, Executive Chef at the Co-op, will run the kitchen by coordinating a variety of […]

Stress: One of Life’s Constants

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by Allison DeStefano, M.Ed, Integrative Nutrition Health Coach Whether subtle or blaringly obvious, stress permeates into our lives all of the time. It can present itself in the form of a headache, or as a complete breakdown of the system. Sometimes we are too busy to even notice the small stresses creeping into our daily […]

Tasty Thursday, February 2016

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If you didn’t make it out to this February’s sample event at the Co-op here is what you missed! As you entered the store the produce department was freshly scented with fresh cut citrus. Jay and Che had different varieties of oranges for sample before you made your selections. And if that didn’t get your […]