Entries from March 2009

Pistachio Recall for Back to Nature Trail Mix at Costco

March 31st, 2009 · 26 Comments

If you haven’t heard, there’s a nationwide recall on pistachio products from Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella Inc. from California due to possible salmonella contamination.   They are recalling around one million pounds of pistachios.  The pistachios were used as ingredients in a wide range of food products from different companies, as a result, there will […]

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Tags: Food · Health & Beauty · In the News

This Week at Costco – March 22, 2009

March 28th, 2009 · 9 Comments

It’s  a good time to start thinking about sprucing up your garden.  They’re starting to have more and more plants, including some great avocado trees, at our location and my mom said that at her Costco (in Kansas City) they have azaleas.  We only used one of our coupons this week but I’ve still got […]

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Tags: Coupons · Food · Health & Beauty · Household Items · Landscaping

Our All-Costco Chocolate Shake

March 26th, 2009 · 1 Comment

I know that I write a lot about healthy eating and buying stuff like fish, veggies, and fruit, but sometimes you just need something a little (okay, a lot) sweet and chocolatey.  My husband makes the best chocolate shakes using just three little ingredients all from Costco.  It’s much more delicious than even the best […]

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Tags: Food

Organic Brown Eggs Recalled at Costco

March 23rd, 2009 · 4 Comments

Several stores have had to remove organic brown eggs from their shelves because they may be contaminated with Salmonella.  The producer, den Dulk Poultry Farms, located in Ripon, California, is taking part in a voluntary recall after it was determined that the eggs in question tested positive for Salmonella during an internal investigation by the […]

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Tags: Food · Health & Beauty · In the News

Sorry for the downtime!

March 19th, 2009 · No Comments

We had a catastrophic hardware failure early today and have spent the last couple hours running around trying to acquire replacement hardware.   As you can see by reading this, we’re back up but this is by using some temporary hardware and alternative configuration.  Full replacement hardware will arrive tomorrow, and we should be back to […]

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