Sound Consumer archive
by Bradley D. Johnson, D.D.S., M.S.D.
The many ingredients in toothpastes can be confusing. Here's a look at what they do for teeth, and why it's important to buy natural brands.
Whether you're looking for a toothpaste for sensitive teeth or one with fluoride, this chart helps you understand the differences between products you'll find in our stores.
PCC is pleased to announce pastured, organic Washington chickens are available now at our Fremont, Edmonds, Issaquah and Redmond stores.
Breakfast dessert for weight loss? · Fluoride warning · Organic bread better · "Natural" lawsuit · Pesticides cause bee death · Bees self-medicate · Biotech lies about GE corn · Cantwell and Murray vote · India mandates GMO labeling
With their stunning colors and exceptional flavor, heirloom tomatoes deserve to be the stars of your late-summer meals. Try these recipes that elevate the tomatoes to stratospheric new heights.
In a world where the number of plant species has diminished so much that only 12 make up 70 percent of our food, heirloom tomatoes are shining beacons of hope.
by Kristin Vogel
Jubilee Farm in Carnation is something of a local landmark, bordered on its sides by woods, marsh and rings of mountains in the distance.
The good: peach and nectarine flavor is outstanding this year, and there's a record Northwest blueberry harvest. The bad: walnuts have disappeared from Oregon, fishmeal prices have spiked, and meat prices are on the rise.
Local, organic peaches, nectarines, melons, green beans and basil ... our produce aisles are full of late-summer favorites. Also try: seasonal berry Jonboy caramels, new Greek yogurts, and Washington organic wines from Monde eau.