Viroqua Food Co+op Blog

Get Grounded with Winter Roots

Posted by Charlene Elderkin on Tue, Nov 13, 2007 @ 01:55 PM

As the cold winds start to blow and we focus in on the home and hearth, our bodies need grounding foods to nourish us. This is the time of year our cold climate ancestors started relying on the bounty stored in their root cellars. Few of us have root cellars anymore, but luckily we have several local organic growers with excellent root storage, enabling us to enjoy local roots well into the winter.

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What's New at Kickapoo Coffee

Posted by Charlene Elderkin on Fri, Nov 09, 2007 @ 01:56 PM

2007 has been a big year for us at Kickapoo Coffee. We bought the old train depot in town this January, renovated the building, installed our vintage roaster and fired ‘er up by June. More recently we developed a new logo, launched our website and took the huge leap to coffee cans, leaving our old plastic packaging behind for these reusable, recyclable beauties.

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