Sweet Success – National Diabetes Month

Sweet Success – National Diabetes Month Ellie Wilson, MS, RDN, CDN   Senior Nutritionist When I was seeing patients with diabetes, one of their biggest frustrations was finding a low calorie sweetener that would taste good, be convenient and meaningfully help them manage sugar

More in the Store – Allergen Friendly and Gluten Free

More in the Store – Allergen Friendly and Gluten Free Ellie Wilson, MS, RDN, CDN  Senior Nutritionist   The annual Capital Region Allergen and Gluten Free Expo (http://www.allergenexpo.com/) will take place on October 21st, on the first floor at Crossgates

October is a #SeafoodParty!

October is a #SeafoodParty! Ellie Wilson, MS, RDN Senior Nutritionist   October is National Seafood Month, and we always bring the best seafood to our communities, sourced by a great team. This year we partnered with Pier 33 Gourmet Seafood,

Family Mealtimes Matter – All Year Long

Family Mealtimes Matter – All Year Long Ellie Wilson, MS, RDN Senior Nutritionist   Today marks the original CASA Family Day, promoted by the Center for Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) and Price Chopper since 2001, when their research showed

National Family Meals Month Event

Family Mealtimes Matter Saturday Event!   September is National Family Meals Month ™, and we are celebrating in stores throughout upstate New York with our friends from Cornell Cooperative Extension and Eat Smart NY! Information, education and some great recipes

Citrus Has a New Season

  Fresh citrus in the Fall? Yes, we can! Citrus from Chile is great quality, and has been part of a long tradition of orchards and fruit exporters. Chile’s unique geography, over 2600 miles long, is home to many rich

Cherry Chatter

World Famous Rainier cherries from our friends at Stemilt are in IN THE HOUSE! The sweetest cherry glows golden with a little blush, tender skin and creamy white flesh – so good! These little treasures from Washington State are only

Light and Fit Summer Treats

I am always on the lookout for new products that are good nutrition options and solutions for shoppers that are trying to eat better. I am also a big advocate for dairy products, (the June blogs and articles clearly show

Spring into family fun with Family Mealtimes Matter!

This last week of April is national All Kids Healthy Week, celebrated in schools and communities across the country. Spring is a busy, fun time for families, but sports and activities can make it hard to eat well and enjoy