Dear Foodie: Going Local vs Big Box Store Savings

Dear Foodie, I keep hearing that if I buy from locally owned restaurants and stores, I keep dollars in my community.  The “go local” people act like I’m taking food out of my children’s mouths by buying at my favorite discount big box stores.  I really like the bargains I get there and I can […]

Dear Foodie: Truth in Labeling vs. Marketing Hype

Dear Foodie, I recently got into crafting and selling cheese.  I consider myself an artist.  By that I mean I make my cheeses by hand in a meticulous process I learned in a special course over the internet.  I walked into a big box grocery store the other day and a cheese that I won’t […]