“Nothing But Soap” rocks my (dirty) socks

One of my high school boyfriends called me his “Calamine Lotion Girl,” a nickname I earned by breaking out in a nasty rash after our first camping trip — and staying that way the entire summer until a doctor took the drastic measure of knocking out my immune system. I break out in weepy, oozy … Continue reading

Farm Fresh, Local Food in the City: Broadway Pharmacy Market

On the outside, Broadway Pharmacy Market looks like any downtown pharmacy and convenience store. But step inside, and it transforms into a mini farmers market, packed with local Utah goodies galore–everything from Canyon Meadows Ranch grass-fed beef to Slide Ridge honey. Broadway Market even sells farm-fresh eggs straight from Clifford Farm in Provo–Provo! Trust me, … Continue reading

The Beehive Goes Raw: Raw Melissa’s Delicious Delights

Every time I visit the new Whole Foods Market Trolley Square, I discover another delicious local Utah product. Lucky for the local economy, I am helpless to resist. This Friday, I practically squealed when I peered into a freezer case and discovered a whole section devoted to raw, vegan treats, every single one created right here … Continue reading