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The Healthy Family Meals Newsletter, Issue #71 --The 10 Worst Grocery Shopping Days
June 01, 2007
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NEWS & ARTICLE CLIPS
...about the food industry we shop in as parents and educators...and family nutrition and health issues today.
You may have recently found out that Memorial Day is not a great time to be found in a grocery store, see other times to avoid grocery shopping....Thanks to the SuperMarket Guru for the list below:
The 10 Worst Shopping Days
Sometimes even the best supermarket can be a nightmare. Supermarket managers across the country developed this list of the worst days to go grocery shopping. Here are the days when your store may not be as well-stocked and well-staffed as it should be:
#1 Labor Day weekend
#4 Memorial Day weekend
#5 Afternoons between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
#6 Thanksgiving Eve
#7 The day after a major disaster Such as an earthquake, tornado, hurricane or snowstorm.
#8 Christmas Eve
#9 Fourth of July Especially if it falls on a weekend.
#10 The day after Thanksgiving
Yummy Cocoa Brownies
1 cup flour
3/4 cup whole wheat flour
1/2 cup cocoa
1 tsp soda
1/2 tsp salt
1 cup sugar
2/3 cup canola oil
1 tsp vanilla
1/3 cup chocolate chips
1/4 cup bran
Bake at 350 degrees. Grease brownie pan (13 x 9). Bake 12-15 minutes.
Adapted by: Lisa McKnight
Check out a new water drink company that was founded by Kara Goldin, a mother of four who cares about providing healthy beverages to families....she talks more below about Hint..
The idea behind Hint is simple: pure water, nature's original refreshment, accented with a hint of natural flavor.
No sugar, no artificial sweeteners: Hint is a refreshing alternative to sodas, juice and other sweetened drinks and it tastes great.
Sound good? It tastes even better.
We thank you for trying Hint, hope that you and your family enjoy it, and wish you excellent health.
Hint is available in many specialty markets and is also sold in fine spas and hotels. If Hint is not yet available in your favorite store, please ask for it.
Hint is adding new stores, spas and hotels every week and are also interested in school and corporate lunch programs.
What will your family do for healthier MEALTIMES?
Celebrating Healthy Families 2007
I want to continue to offer an excellent resource into 2007 that will help you save thousands of dollars on GROCERY SHOPPING!
Meet Lana Dorazio whom I consider an "expert" grocery shopper. She has developed a grocery shopping system that you can learn too.
Thanks for reading and have a great week!
Kindy --Your Family Dietitian
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