Yes, Please: Get Free ReAnimator Coffee at Sweetgreen Rittenhouse This Month

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WOOHOO! Why am I so excited, you ask? Well, my friends, here’s why: I’m downright ecstatic about the news that ReAnimator Coffee will be hosting three pop-ups this month at the Sweetgreen in Rittenhouse (1821 Chestnut Street), giving away free coffee to the lunchtime salad-loving crowd. And guess what? The first pop-up date is tomorrow, August 16th!

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The Checkup: The Secret to Getting Up the First Time Your Alarm Goes Off

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• If you’re one of those people who hits snooze at least twice before actually getting out of bed (who isn’t?), researchers might’ve found the cure for your morning-averse ways. A new study conducted at the University of California Berkeley’s Neuroeconomics Laboratory shows that a mindfulness practice called sequence framing could be the key to getting out of bed the first time your alarm goes off. [Real Simple]

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Now You Can Get Some Philly Bread With Your Sweetgreen Salad

Photo courtesy Sweetgreen

Photo courtesy Sweetgreen

Fast-casual salad slinger Sweetgreen is known for going the extra mile when it comes to, well, being green. In addition to serving fresh, nutritious ingredients and menus that change with the seasons, the D.C.-based chain makes a point to source from local and regional food producers. Just last month, it launched the Zahav Bowl by Mike Solomonov.

The latest local vendor to supply the stores here? North Philly’s own Philly Bread.

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Where to Get Free Beer (and Shake Shack!) After the Broad Street Run

Broad Street Run Tailgate at FDR Park | Photo courtesy of Philadelphia Runner

Broad Street Run Tailgate at FDR Park | Photo courtesy of Philadelphia Runner

After running your little heart out for 10 miles down Broad Street, you deserve some snacks and sweet hangs. And the folks at Philadelphia Runner have your back: Once again, they’re hosting their annual Broad Street Run Tailgate in FDR Park, complete with Shake Shack food and Yards beer for all.  Read more »

Is Sweetgreen’s Zahav Bowl Worth Trading Your Custom Salad Order in For? 

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Around 12 p.m. today, like Santa or Oprah, the Sweetgreen gods dropped a gift into my lap just in time for lunch: The new Zahav Bowl, the product of a collaboration with Philly chef Michael Solomonov of restaurant favorites like Zahav (duh), Dizengoff, and more.

The bowl, available at Philly’s Sweetgreen locations through May, debuted today, and I’m not going to lie: I wasn’t particularly excited about. Literally every single ingredient in the salad is an item that, when I am at Sweetgreen crafting my custom salad (soooo, just about every day), I scan over and think to myself HARD pass on that.

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YUM: Michael Solomonov Gets His Very Own Sweetgreen Salad

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Look at Sweetgreen, so crafty with ways to make their product — the lowly salad — one of the most exciting foods money can buy. Besides appealing to youngins with branded store sign verbiage (see: Beyonce and Kanye West references like “hot sauce in my bag, er, bowl” and “I made that peach famous”), they collaborate with big names in food — David Chang (Momofuku), Dan Barber (Blue Hill), Jessica Koslow (Sqirl) — to keep the menu fresh and relevant. It’s a pretty neat business model — even Kendrick Lamar has his own salad: Beets Don’t Kale My Vibe.

And on April 28th, Philly’s own Michael Solomonov will join these celebrity-types with Sweetgreen’s Zahav Bowl.

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Michael Solomonov’s Got His Very Own Sweetgreen Salad

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Look at Sweetgreen, so crafty with ways to make their product — the lowly salad — one of the most exciting foods money can buy. Besides appealing to youngins with branded store sign verbiage (see: Beyonce and Kanye West references like “hot sauce in my bag, er, bowl”  and “I made that peach famous”), they collaborate with big names in food — David Chang (Momofuku), Dan Barber (Blue Hill), Jessica Koslow (Sqirl) — to keep the menu fresh and relevant. It’s a pretty neat business model — even Kendrick Lamar has his own salad: Beets Don’t Kale My Vibe.

And on April 28th, Philly’s own Michael Solomonov will join these celebrity-types with Sweetgreen’s Zahav Bowl.

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