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Too Much to Talk About

While it is always quite busy in the Co-op kitchens, it is particularly busy right now in Deli Land. We are all hustling, preparing for the expansion of the Grab N Go section expanding roughly three or four fold at the downtown store. 350 more words


Shout Out!!

Oh, the weekend. A time to kick back, relax, and eat at least one thing that makes tears form in the corners of your eyes. One thing that makes you grateful for everything you have given up during the week in order to eat this rich, delicious and fantastic meal. 271 more words

Careful Planning

A Common Language

You know how people say that love is the universal language?  While others state that math, in fact is the language that is universally understood? I would posit that for many of us, well, most of us, food is the universal language, and the way it speaks of our culture and values is unmistakable. 371 more words


My First Annual Meeting and Party (AMP)

Ever since the AMP ended, (yes, since the second it was over) I have been dying to write about it. Of course, I had a full day of recovery time, as my right arm was a bit too sore to move, but that is a story for another time, another place. 464 more words


You Have to Get Up Pretty Early in the Morning.

The time had finally come. I was to follow a baker during his shift in an effort to gain a better understanding of what the bakery is all about.  535 more words


What Community is All About

Yesterday was one of those days at work where I am reminded how lucky I am to work at the Co-op.

First of all, I got a ride to work with a friend of mine. 379 more words


Simplicity at its Finest

I love it when a plan comes together.

At the Co-op Delis, we are devising many plans in order to keep our members well-informed.

One of these, our seasonal playbook, while still in its infancy, is already building up steam and creating opportunities for us to keep our members informed about the goings-on in our kitchens. 141 more words