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A public service announcement for Earth Day

Earth Day is coming. You can tell by all the commercials peddling ways to save the environment, buy a car, plant a tree and save box tops to protect the rain forest. The possibilities are endless. Unfortunately, what isn’t endless …

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Are convenience foods really convenient?

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Convenience is defined as being able to proceed with something with little effort or difficulty. I thought about this as I walked the floor at the recent Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore, where amidst to latest innovations in snacking …

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Rhubarb Streusel Muffins

image copyIngredients:

1 egg
1 cup milk
1 tsp. lemon juice
1/2 cup vegetable oil

2 cups whole wheat flour

1/2 cup oat bran
2 cups brown sugar (not packed)
1 cup oats; quick or old fashioned (or combination)
1/2 tsp. …

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CH…CH…CH…Chia!

Our society is in a constant state of fascination with any grain or seed that promises to provide an extra gram of protein or few milligrams of omega-3.  Pomegranates, Quinoa, and Flax have all had their moments in the spotlight, …

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Oatmeal Traditions

This month, Country Choice Organic has asked fans to share their favorite oatmeal recipes. Not the five-minute breakfasts or quick midday snacks, but the slow-cooked, baking-for-fun kind of recipes. Because – as we like to say – a good recipe …

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Goblins, Ghouls, Ghosts, Oat My!

We love new oatmeal recipes, and here at Country Choice Organic our creativity really gets flowing around the most creative time of the year: Halloween! While you’re in the scary spirit, planning trick-or-treating costumes and spinning spiderwebs, why not try …

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It’s Right to Know!

There’s a not-too-quiet battle being waged in California over our right to know what’s in the food we buy. The fight is a classic David v. Goliath tilt, which may ultimately impact food labeling for the entire nation.

California’s Prop …

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Where’s my muesli?!

Hi! The Swedish summer blogger here again!

When summer is on and I’m outside enjoying the sun, the nature and the atmosphere, I want my lunch to be simple, healthy and, preferably, cool.

In Sweden, a very common product for …

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A Swede, lost in the oat aisle

Hi! My name is Lykke Abdon. I’m from Sweden but am spending the summer in the U.S. doing an internship with Country Choice Organic. Yeah!

I’m a huge fan of oats and other grains for breakfast and snacks, love their …

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Facebook Recipe Contest Results

Thank you to everyone who submitted recipes and voted in the Outside the Canister Recipe Contest. All of the top five recipes were delicious, and we’re itching to test out the other submissions. Of course, this was a competition, …

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