Grocery Shopping

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The Checkup: 10 Trader Joe’s Foods You’ll Probably Regret Buying 

• Trader Joe’s is like a best friend: You love them with all your heart, but every now and then, they do something that makes […]

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The Checkup: Ah-ha! This Is the Best Day to Find Markdowns at Whole Foods 

• Interesting! Whole Foods food editor Molly Siegler spilled some insider sale intel to the folks over at POPSUGAR, and turns out Wednesdays — the […]

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How Your Brain Tricks You Into Spending More Than You Need to When Trying to Eat Healthy

The only thing worse than waiting in an hours-long line for brunch, only to be served a plate of eggs topped with a meal-ruining orange […]

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Victory! Whole Foods Sells Wine Now

If you live in Center City, Wynnewood, Devon, Glen Mills, Plymouth Meeting or Allentown, your local Whole Foods now sells wine. No, really! Basically, if the store you’ve been going to for your cruelty-free […]

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Cooking-Focused Food Market Opening in Old Fishtown Firehouse

There were some magical months this past summer when, every Saturday morning, I would wake up, make my coconut green tea, read a magazine, then get myself out […]

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The Checkup: Why Fitness Fiends Will Soon Flock to Target for Fitness Clothes 

• Target has teamed up with celebrity fitness trainer Anna Kaiser for a 16-piece fitness fashion line collaboration, to be released January 1st. And the […]

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The Checkup: Whole Foods Employees Spill on How to Save Money

• I will never tire of learning ways to cut down on my seemingly always astronomical Whole Foods grocery bill (I like overprice kombucha — sue […]

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The Checkup: Whole Foods Is Getting in on the Meal-Kit Delivery Business (Whole Foods Addicts, Rejoice!)

• Yesterday, the folks over at Grub Street let us all know that Whole Foods will be taking its rewards program nationwide (I know, we’ve […]

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What the Philly Grocery Store Boom Is Really About

In early 2008, not long after I came out of a not-excellent relationship, landed a new job and moved to Philadelphia, I found my soul […]

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The Checkup: The Secrets to Saving Money at Whole Foods

• Fact: I spent three hours and way too much money at the brand spankin’ new Whole Foods yesterday. In the future, I will be […]

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6 Things to Know Before You Shop Philly’s Giant New Whole Foods

Pennsylvania Avenue’s giant new Whole Foods Market, a 60,000-square-foot masterpiece at 22nd and Pennsylvania Avenue, opened this morning, but we got to traipse around before doors […]

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Whole Foods Callowhill Is Having a Moving Sale With Big Markdowns 

Prepare to call out sick on Wednesday — you’re going to be too busy bum-rushing the aisles of the Whole Foods Callowhill store to get any […]

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The Checkup: Research-Backed Ways to Save Big on Your Weekly Grocery Bill 

• Who else accidentally spends the entirety of their disposable income at the grocery store every weekend? No more: These research-backed grocery shopping tips — […]

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Wynnewood’s Shiny New Whole Foods (With Restaurant!) Opens Today 

Wynnewood’s shiny new Whole Foods Market opened today and it sounds like QUITE the destination for grocery shopping lovers. (C’mon, you KNOW you love shopping the aisles […]

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The Checkup: How to Pick the Fastest Checkout Line at the Grocery Store 

• Scary fact: Americans spend 37 billion HOURS a year waiting in line. And if you want to cut down on your personal contribution to that […]