Easy DIY Gifting: Salted Toffee Chocolate Bars

2018-12-05T13:37:57+00:00

Quick, easy, and irresistible, these salty-sweet, crispy, and chewy bars are a perfect holiday treat or DIY gift. Make a double batch and wrap half in a decorative box as a quick gift for party hosts, or for your office “secret Santa.” By Co+op, stronger together Total Time: 25 minutes; 15 minutes active Servings:  24 Ingredients 12 [...]

Easy DIY Gifting: Salted Toffee Chocolate Bars2018-12-05T13:37:57+00:00

Values in Action, Every Day

2018-12-05T13:28:36+00:00

Local farm Blue Heron delivering to GreenStar. By Co+op, stronger together We are proud to be part of a movement that proves respecting people is good for business. Millions of consumers around the globe have joined cooperatives for many reasons, including finding that they fill a need for housing, electricity, food, insurance and financial [...]

Values in Action, Every Day2018-12-05T13:28:36+00:00

Pump Up the Jam … and Cheese

2018-12-03T13:49:01+00:00

In search of an appetizer for easy entertaining? Pairing jam and cheese offers endless possibilities. By Mandy Makinen, strongertogether.coop In the tradition of foods that hit that harmonious spot between sweet and salty, comes an idea so easy, so elegant, yet based on two staples most Americans have on hand: cheese and jam. This may sound like [...]

Pump Up the Jam … and Cheese2018-12-03T13:49:01+00:00

A Greener GreenStar Is Coming

2018-12-03T13:36:38+00:00

Wondering how we'll back up our commitment to environmental sustainability as we grow forward into our new space? Here are some of the green features, both inside and out, that we're excited about: Adaptive reuse of existing building — saves tons of concrete and greenhouse gas emissions Reuse of demolished warehouse as parking lot substrate — saves [...]

A Greener GreenStar Is Coming2018-12-03T13:36:38+00:00

Dried Fruit and Poppy Seed Rugelach Spirals

2018-11-28T12:26:36+00:00

These traditional Hanukkah treats are formed in little crescents, keeping their delicious fillings hidden from view. In this version, the cookies are formed like little cinnamon rolls, the better to see the mixture of dried fruit, nuts, and jam swirled within the rich cookie. By Robin Asbell Total Time: 4 hours; 30 minutes active Servings: 16 cookies [...]

Dried Fruit and Poppy Seed Rugelach Spirals2018-11-28T12:26:36+00:00

The Stinky Girl Beauty Co. — Effective Natural Deodorant

2018-11-28T12:27:15+00:00

By Kristie Snyder, GreenStar Marketing Staff It was while working in hot, steamy kitchens that Carly Dougherty, co-owner of Food and Ferments, discovered she couldn’t rely on any of the natural deodorants she found in stores — but she didn’t want to turn to artificial fragrances or aluminum-based antiperspirants. A friend suggested she try making her [...]

The Stinky Girl Beauty Co. — Effective Natural Deodorant2018-11-28T12:27:15+00:00

Food and Ferments — A Twist on Local Tradition

2018-11-28T12:27:51+00:00

By Kristie Snyder, GreenStar Marketing Staff Carly and Dave Dougherty have rooted their business in her family’s deep local farming tradition, and grown it from their shared love of age-old fermentation processes. Food and Ferments, based in Truxton, supplies the Co-op with a variety of health-supporting, probiotic-rich, and tasty foods. Carly and Dave met in Philadephia [...]

Food and Ferments — A Twist on Local Tradition2018-11-28T12:27:51+00:00

Latkes with Lori

2018-11-28T12:28:16+00:00

Always wanted to make latkes for Hanukkah but don't know how? Stop by the West End Foyer to learn from local chef Lori Yelensky. Missed it? Make your own at home with her recipe, below! Ingredients 2 large russet potatoes (about 1 pound), scrubbed and cut lengthwise into quarters 1 large onion (8 ounces), peeled and [...]

Latkes with Lori2018-11-28T12:28:16+00:00

Try Vegan Empanadas from Chef Celena

2018-11-27T16:45:06+00:00

Stop by the West End store foyer to try these delicious vegan empanadas from local chef Celena Pirela. Missed it? Make your own at home!   Sofrito Salsa Ingredients 1 each red pepper, yellow pepper, green pepper 1 Spanish or yellow onion 3 garlic cloves 1 bunch cilantro 1 small tomato ½ cup pineapple ½ tsp [...]

Try Vegan Empanadas from Chef Celena2018-11-27T16:45:06+00:00

What to Do with Leftover Cranberries? Day-After Pancakes!

2018-11-21T14:57:08+00:00

Start your day off right with these easy pancakes, packed with cranberry’s sour spike. By EatingWell.com Total Time: 20 minutes Servings: 2, 2 pancakes each Ingredients 1/2 cup fresh cranberries 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons whole-wheat flour 1 tablespoon yellow cornmeal 1 tablespoon sugar 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon [...]

What to Do with Leftover Cranberries? Day-After Pancakes!2018-11-21T14:57:08+00:00
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