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Paula Sims Donating Member (327 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-30-05 11:23 AM
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15. Meat and fish only at Whole Foods, produce at Jewel.
One of my co-worker's wives was part of a research study comparing the children who where raised primarily on organic meat and dairy vs. those that weren't. The conclusion was that those who were fed a diet from the general market (again, focus on meat and dairy) matured faster than those that didn't. The scientists suspect that it's all those growth hormones in the food that's playing with our aging system. Think about it -- perimenipause at 35 was UNHEARD OF 20 years ago. At the rate we're going, we won't be alive to collect Social Security (exaggeration for point).

We're not rich so we now use meat and dairy as a condiments and mostly live on produce (again, I know it's not the best, but we're not rich). Also, the meat at Whole Foods definitely tastes better and fresher. Also, their 365 (house brand) canned tomatoes are wonderful. They actually taste fresh because they are skinned using a steaming method rather than lye.

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  -Dominick's, Jewel-Osco, Whole Foods, Meijer: where do you get groceries? Tweed  Jan-28-05 04:48 PM   #0 
  - Jewel mostly...  Withywindle   Jan-28-05 04:59 PM   #1 
  - Trader Joe's is a great place, are they in Illinois?  bobweaver   Jan-28-05 05:06 PM   #2 
  - yes, but only in city and burbs  seventythree   Jan-28-05 05:14 PM   #3 
  - Aldis mostly...  send in the clowns   Jan-28-05 05:27 PM   #4 
  - How Woodman's wokrs:  xBobx804   Jan-29-05 02:39 AM   #10 
  - For the most part, NOT at chain supermarkets  Nothing Without Hope   Jan-28-05 05:55 PM   #5 
  - Dominick's  greatauntoftriplets   Jan-28-05 06:55 PM   #6 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-28-05 06:59 PM   #7 
  - Jewel Osco  DrGonzoLives   Jan-28-05 07:03 PM   #8 
  - piggly wiggly?  seventythree   Feb-01-05 02:10 PM   #20 
     - They are a big deal up north  Tweed   Feb-01-05 02:12 PM   #21 
     - so that's where they went  seventythree   Feb-01-05 04:41 PM   #23 
     - Zion and Gurnee both have one  DrGonzoLives   Feb-02-05 12:39 PM   #29 
  - Whole Foods  Radical Activist   Jan-28-05 10:30 PM   #9 
  - You forgot some more  xBobx804   Jan-29-05 02:41 AM   #11 
  - Cub  windycitychick   Jan-29-05 11:16 AM   #12 
  - Trader Joe's, CostCo, Lincolnwood Produce, Whole  grace0418   Jan-29-05 05:53 PM   #13 
  - Jewel, Dominick's, Bobek's, Aldi, Meijer and Butera  barb162   Jan-30-05 01:05 AM   #14 
  - Meat and fish only at Whole Foods, produce at Jewel.  Paula Sims   Jan-30-05 11:23 AM   #15 
  - Hmmm, when I lived in Chicago area  RetroLounge   Jan-30-05 12:34 PM   #16 
  - Meijer and County Market. Occasionally I will go to Schnucks,  scarlet_owl   Jan-31-05 04:28 PM   #17 
  - Do you live in Urbana?  grace0418   Feb-03-05 05:07 PM   #34 
  - Mostly Trader Joe's and Costco  Walt Starr   Jan-31-05 05:27 PM   #18 
  - Jewel & Trader Joe's  Sword Wielding Brit   Feb-01-05 12:39 PM   #19 
  - Meijers mostly  Bjornsdotter   Feb-01-05 04:39 PM   #22 
  - I forgot about Meijer!  Sword Wielding Brit   Feb-01-05 10:35 PM   #26 
     - LOL.....I do too!  Bjornsdotter   Feb-02-05 11:33 AM   #27 
        - Are you English/British?  Sword Wielding Brit   Feb-03-05 02:55 PM   #30 
           - I'm a dual national  Bjornsdotter   Feb-03-05 04:38 PM   #31 
              - Sweet!  Sword Wielding Brit   Feb-03-05 04:43 PM   #32 
                 - Malm.....  Bjornsdotter   Feb-03-05 07:07 PM   #35 
                    - Just next to London  Sword Wielding Brit   Feb-04-05 08:28 AM   #36 
  - Trader Joe's  jeffrey_X   Feb-01-05 09:31 PM   #24 
  - I used to got to Stanley's all the time when I lived down there.  grace0418   Feb-03-05 05:06 PM   #33 
  - mostly doms  mopinko   Feb-01-05 10:30 PM   #25 
  - IGA (in town) and Meijer (in Champaign/Urbana)  Cuban_Liberal   Feb-02-05 12:26 PM   #28 
  - Trader Joe's, Whole Wallet, Jewel, Peapod  catshoe   Feb-04-05 09:42 AM   #37 
  - There you are!!!  Sword Wielding Brit   Feb-04-05 11:32 AM   #38 
     - "There you are!!!"  catshoe   Feb-04-05 12:08 PM   #39 
        - Hi Mary!!!!!!!!!!  Sword Wielding Brit   Feb-04-05 02:37 PM   #40 
  - Dominick's  SheWhoMustBeObeyed   Feb-06-05 11:05 PM   #41 
  - Aldi's  Norquist Nemesis   Feb-06-05 11:21 PM   #42 

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