Living Well

Homestead Creamery, The Way Milk Should Taste™

Here’s the good news, you don’t have to travel back in time to enjoy a fresh bottle of cold milk. With Homestead Creamery, an old-fashioned glass bottle of milk is as close as your favorite Earth Fare store. Whether it’s the classic glass bottle, or the creamiest of creamy taste, there’s a lot to love about Homestead Creamery.

How to Shave and Take Care of Your Skin

Picking out men's skincare isn’t so hard, and it doesn’t have to break the bank, either. But first, do you know how to properly shave? We asked Every Man Jack to share their best tips for a proper shave and more.

Nightly Skincare Made Easy

Most of us know that our skin needs a little bit of love, and that a nightly routine is essential for maintenance and nourishment. But, hey, it's complicated! That's why we love it when companies, like Mineral Fusion®, take the work out of skincare with kits curated for the ultimate nourishment routine.

The Basics of Homeopathy

Homeopathy originated in Europe more than 200 years ago through the work of Dr. Samuel Hahnemann. The word homeopathy derives from two Greek words – homeo, meaning “similar”, and pathos, meaning “suffering”. The derivation of the word mirrors the basic doctrine that informs all homeopathic medicine, that like cures like.

The Health Benefits of Olives

The humble olive has never been short on taste — but what you might not know is just how healthy it is as a snack. We’re talking about the delectably snackable olives here (especially, from our Olive Bar).

How to Clean with Baking Soda and Vinegar

Baking soda and vinegar have been used for decades as home cleaning solutions in the battle against dirt and grime. But Mrs. Meyer's® Brand just gave them an overdue makeover!

Adrenal Fatigue and How to Rebalance

Many of us unknowingly experience adrenal fatigue. The good news is that rebalancing your adrenal glands is not a hard task. Taking time to breathe and reset after a particularly stressful event can help, but you can also find support through herbal remedies, like the Adrenal Health® line from Gaia Herbs.

Prenatal Vitamins for You and Baby

The nutritional needs of mothers-to-be are different. While food and diet should always be the primary source of vitamins and nutrients, some can be hard to consume in the quantity needed during pregnancy, especially folic acid, iron, and calcium.

The Best Herbs for a Pollinator Friendly Garden

We asked Mother Earth News, the original guide to living wisely for your health and the Earth, to share some of their favorite herbs to plant for pollinators. These herbs not only support the bees and butterflies, they make excellent additions to your own culinary explorations – so it’s a win-win for everyone!

Eating Organic for a Healthier Planet

There is one small change you can easily make that is as good for you as it is for the Earth. We’re talking true self-empowerment here. Like zero-to-sixty in a Tesla fast change. It’s as easy as eating organic, or rather eating what our ancestors called “food” until science changed things in the 1950s.

Protecting Our Pollinators in a Big Way

There's a lot we can do to protect pollinators, including providing habitat in agricultural landscapes. To expedite habitat rehabilitation, Small Planet Foods recently announced a $4 million partnership with the Xerces Society and the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service to plant over 100,000 acres of pollinator habitat by 2021.

Why You Should Try Grass-Fed Yogurt

The newest addition to the dairy aisle is yogurt made with grass-fed milk. Simply put, grass-fed milk comes from cows that naturally graze in fields. These cows consume forage just like nature intended, and it's better for the animals and us.

Organic Essential Oils On-The-Go

The molecules of essential oils are incredibly minute – much smaller than the cells in our bodies – so they are able to enter our skin and support every cell quickly. And now Nourish Organic™ has a new line of essential oil treatments that are perfect for the office or on-the-go.

Our Guide to Fresh, Sustainable Seafood

In addition to all of our fresh daily options in store, we also offer we offer 100+ varieties of fresh fish available for custom order, including more seafood sourced from the U.S. than any competitor. In fact, we’ll have your custom order fresh off the boat to you in less than 48 hours.

Herbal Extracts 101

The season of wellness is upon us. As much as we welcome the arrival of fall, we also know that our body takes a hit from the seasonal changes in the weather and our environment. So prepping your body with a little added support to get you through the winter starts now.

Gluten-Free 101

In recent years, gluten free diets have surged in popularity, with many people turning to a gluten free diet to treat a wide variety of health conditions, for weight loss or to promote general health. Even though there’s more information and research on gluten available to the general public, there’s also more confusion.

How to Keep Your Pets Healthy During the Summer

Our pets look forward to summertime as much as we do. It’s a canine dream come true. These hot summer days mean lots of outdoor time. So we asked Dr. Wysocki to share his best tips to keep your pets happy, healthy and safe this summer.

Cool Summer Treats for Dogs

It’s hot outside! And if you’re sweating in your tank top and flip flops, think about how hot it is for our four-legged furry friends. So we’re sharing our favorite cool treats for the dog days of summer, pun intended.

Our Pollinators, Our Friends

If you’ve ever sat quietly in a garden, you may have noticed an unmistakable buzz. Vibrant and constant, this buzz is the hum of a healthy garden – a garden made possible because of pollinators. Pollinators are animals that move pollen from one part of the flower of a plant to another part. The pollen fertilizes […]

Kombucha, a Probiotic Toast to Your Health

Kombucha is a fermented beverage made from tea. Like kefir, sauerkraut and kimchi, kombucha has become popular because of the beneficial bacteria created during the fermentation process – because healthy bacteria equals a healthy gut.

Dairy 101

If you had to choose a glass of milk today, would you know what to choose? The dairy aisle today offers a lot of choices, so here's a cheat sheet.

The Truth About Healthy Fats and Oils

Over the last 50 years we’ve been told to eat a low fat diet for good health. But the truth is that healthy fats, and plenty of them, are required for good health. In fact, there is no such thing as a healthy fat-free diet. Here are my Top 5 lessons about healthy fats and oils.

Healthy Women in a Harsh World

A women’s health is a reflection of her environment. Currently we have an epidemic of hormone-related diseases in women; telling us that our world is out of balance. But there a few simple dietary changes that you can take as the first step towards balancing hormones and improving health.

Loving Summer, For Health All Year

Winter is hard on the body because it brings less exercise, fewer fresh foods, more respiratory viruses, and less Vitamin D from sunshine. This makes summer a crucial time for fortifying our health – with its abundance of fresh foods, outdoor time, and sunshine.

How to Prep Before a Race

Race season is upon us. You've probably spent a lot of time training your body, whether you're trying to beat your last marathon time or you're participating in a 5K for the first time. But have you thought about how to prep your body? Dr. Angela Hind shares her best tips.

Artisan Cheese and More, Crafted Just For You

We take inspiration from a passion for tradition and small batch handcrafted food. It’s a passion that we translate into delivering the finest and freshest artisan products for your table, so you can transform your own plate into a 5-star culinary exploration.

Beauty and Wellness You Can Feel Good About

When we take a supplement or cleanse our face, we’re not doing it as mere routine. We’re doing it to feel better and to take care of our body from the inside out. The beauty products and supplements you use are food for your body and it’s incredibly important to know what is in every bottle, tube and jar.

Our Kitchen is Homecooked, Without the Mess

Eating healthy, well-balanced meals can be difficult when life gets in the way. But our kitchen is here for you – and a homecooked meal is always on the menu. We craft every recipe with the best ingredients, informed by the same Quality Standards you will find throughout our store.

Why Our Seafood is Always Sustainable and Fresh

When we think of seafood, we picture high seas and today's fresh catch - because that's what it should be. That’s why we are committed to providing you with the freshest seafood that is always sustainably sourced.

4 Ways to Make Earth Day Every Day at Home

The Earth is an incredible and magical place. There’s a lot to celebrate and even more to protect. This year we’re challenging ourselves to renew our commitment and here are a few ways you can join us at home.

Why Homemade, Fresh Bread is the Best

Bread is the ultimate comfort food. Its versatility knows no bounds. But making the best bread isn’t easy – it takes time, passion and the purest ingredients. Who makes your bread?

Produce, as Nature Intended

Once upon a time our backyards were filled with seasonal and self-sustaining gardens. Some of us may not have a backyard garden today, that doesn’t mean you can’t eat healthy and fresh every day.

Clean Meat is Real Meat

We seldom stare at our food and wonder where it came from – but we should. Because the truth is you are what you eat. When you take a bite of a juicy burger or a crisp piece of bacon you’re eating much more than a piece of meat. You’re consuming the care that went into raising the animal, from the soil up.

The Best Pie (Day)

Pie Day should be every day. We’re celebrating by sharing our favorite memories and tips to make the perfect pie crust on the best day of the year.

Natural and Effective Mosquito Repellents

Protection from mosquitoes doesn’t require exposure to harmful chemicals. Here are a few natural options for the great outdoors.

Make Your Own Natural Mosquito Repellent

Headed outdoors? You might share space with mosquitos and bugs, so here’s a way to make natural repellant with essential oils.

Support Seasonal Allergies, Naturally

Don’t let allergies keep you from enjoying the blossoming of spring! We’re sharing our favorite ways to support a healthy response to allergens.

7 Ways to Use Bentonite Clay

Meet Bentonite Clay, a versatile element to add to your beauty routine and beyond. Discover our favorite ways to put this powerful clay to use!

Homemade Mint Extract

Who can resist the subtle fragrance of mint? Bottle up this friendly green to make your baked goods and cocktails taste even better!

How to Make Natural Easter Egg Dye

Here’s a way to make natural egg dye, without artificial colors or ingredients, so you can color beautiful Easter Eggs as nature intended.

Foods for a Healthy Heart

Think the fats in your diet create the fats on our bodies? Dr. Hind shares why healthy fats are part of a healthy heart.