We all get muscle aches. Sometimes it comes from overexertion such as participating in the Birkebeiner or Silver Skate this weekend, sleeping in a disagreeable position or but it always seems to come with aging. A solution to reducing this soreness is to have hot soaks in tubs such as hot tubs, whirlpools, etc. Many […]
There is much in the media these days about the negative impact that our society’s consumption/overconsumption of meat has on the planet, the earth’s resources and our health. Meat, meat production, and meat consumption has a heavy food print. The resources that go into the raising of meat is greater than any other source of […]
This year we were able to expand our offering of locally grown organic produce. We helped The Organic Box out by taking some of their excess produce, we continued our relationship with Sparrow’s Nest Organics and we added a great variety of produce from Mans Organics in Coaldale, AB.
Whew – It has been a L-O-N-G time since we added a list of new items to the website. Barry, our Health and Well-Being Manager, is really expanding the offering that he has in his section of the store. So hang on – here is a long list.
Earth’s General Store continuously expands our selection of Organic, Fair Trade, Vegan/Vegetarian and Raw Food items. This month I am very pleased to let people know we have some new excellent products. Some of them are new to not only our store but to Edmonton (such as bulk organic olive oil, bulk organic sesame oil, bulk organic almond meal).
Several years ago someone asked me about this product and I have keep my eyes open for them ever since. One of our supplier started to bring these items in very recently and I am pleased to say – as of today Earth’s General Store is now stocking Butler’s Soy Curls.
Today we received some new titles (more new titles coming next week). So many people are incorporating more plant based meals into their lives. It is really good to see. The book industry is responding to this shift and we are seeing an incredible number of books being issued. List of books after the “Read More.”
Earth’s General Store has led the way to reintroducing fermentation to our local community with workshops, crocks, organic cabbage, and a large selection of books. Today we have added another tool so that people can make their own fermented foods right in their own home… the PerfectPickler™.
We have sold Harsch Ceramic Fermentation Crocks for a couple of years and people really liked the old world style, the knowledge that generations of families made great sustaining fermented foods in them, they presented a technology that people could understand (water well along the lip to control air and venting, a good lid and […]
I always try and get new books on the subjects that matter to me. Books about adding skills to ones life, eating healthier, treading lighter on the planet, permaculture, agroecology, alternative building, fermentation, food preservation, veganism/vegetarianism/plant-based diet covers most of the types of books we carry.