August 2016 archive

Aug 29

Why Eat Local and In Season?

  It can save you money. When you buy what’s in season, you buy food that’s at the peak of its supply, and costs less to farmers to harvest and get to your grocery store. To read more reasons >>

Aug 16

Longmont Loves Local Brings the Amazing Race to Longmont

Are You Up For a Challenge? Do you love this community? Join Longmont United Hospital in the Longmont Loves Local Amazing Race throughout Downtown Longmont. Mayor Dennis Coombs and Peter Powers, VP Operations, Longmont United Hospital invite you to register a team of two for either the Corporate Challenge or Friends & Family Division – and …

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Aug 15

What Do I Do With All This Fresh Bounty?

Are you overwhelmed by the amount of zucchini that is growing in your garden? How on earth are you going to eat all of it? Freezing fruits and vegetables is a great way to save time, money and waste! If you don’t have your own garden, you may notice at certain times of the year, prices …

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Aug 08

What’s in Season in August?

  Local, seasonal food is fresher, tastier and more nutritious than food which has traveled a long distance. It also cuts down on carbon emissions caused by transporting food. Check out what’s in season now >>

Aug 05

The Sunrise Stampede is Right Around the Corner!

Aug 03

Join the Fit Fall Challenge

Aug 01

25 Things to Do Today for a Healthier Tomorrow

  Some healthy choices come with almost instant benefits. Whether it’s doing something to ease some stress, develop relationships, or even start a healthy shift inside your body, those things are the building blocks for healthy habits. So even if building up strong habits seems intimidating, there is reason to get started on your health …

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