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9 Healthy (and Tasty!) Frozen Foods You Can Find at Trader Joe’s

I’m going to let you in on a little secret: I’m obsessed with frozen food. I know, I know, frozen green beans aren’t quite as […]

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Massive Vegetable Recall Includes Veggies From Trader Joe’s, Walmart and More

If you bought packaged veggies recently, it’s time to check them. Mann Packing, a vegetable wholesaler, is recalling products sold across the U.S. and Canada under over […]

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The Checkup: A Trader Joe’s Insider Spills the Shopping Secrets You Need to Know

• Thanks to Reddit, Trader Joe’s employees have an outlet to answer the public’s pressing questions about the cult-favorite grocery store. Here, all the secrets […]

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The Checkup: One Big Culprit Behind Sugar Cravings (and How to Keep Them at Bay)

• You know when you’re out running errands and you skip lunch because you’re so focused on checking items off of your list, then get […]


Might There Be a Trader Joe’s in Queen Village’s Future?

Anyone who has shopped at the one Trader Joe’s store in Center City Philadelphia knows that it often gets crazy busy. That would seem to argue […]

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This Is the Ultimate Trader Joe’s Grocery List

Celebrations are in order, my friends: Trader Joe’s just turned 50 years old. And to celebrate, they asked for customers and crew members to dish […]

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The Checkup: 6 Trader Joe’s Gems Every Lazy Cook Should Have

• Let’s be honest: The number-one reason I eat out way more often than I should is simple — because I’m lazy. Chances are, you […]

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Trader Joe’s Recalls Granola Due to Listeria Concerns

Uh-oh. Trader Joe’s just recalled their Grainless Granola. The gluten-free and vegan granola is pretty darn tasty, but unfortunately, some of the batches might be contaminated […]

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The Checkup: 16 Weight-Loss Gems at Trader Joe’s

• I pretty much always walk into Trader Joe’s with noble intentions and walk out with a reusable tote bag full of Srirarcha-flavored potato chips and […]

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The Checkup: The Exact Time to Know for Better Sleep 

• My wake-up time ranges from 5:15 a.m. to 8 a.m. According to sleep medicine specialist W. Chris Winter, I — and you, too, if […]

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The Checkup: Nutrition Pros’ Top Picks in Trader Joe’s Frozen Aisle

• Chances are, you’ve got a Trader Joe’s frozen item or two hanging out in your freezer for nights when laziness strikes (don’t we all?). […]

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The Checkup: How to Order Thai Takeout Like a Nutrition Pro 

• We don’t know about you, but around these parts, we like to think of Thursdays as a treat yo’self kind of day. And you […]

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The Checkup: Habits of Productive People That You Should Totally Steal 

• If your workweek is coming to a close and you feel like you only knocked out a quarter of the items on your weekly […]

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18 Secret Gems at Trader Joe’s That Philly Fitness Trainers Swear By

I want to love Trader Joe’s with my whole heart — I really do. But I can’t, because every single time I walk into the […]


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 […]