Lakewinds Blog

Tips for Eating Healthy on a Budget

By Renee Whisnant on January 3, 2016 0 Comment
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Many of us kick off the year with a goal or two. Maybe it’s to eat clean. Perhaps you want to be more disciplined about staying within your household budget. Maybe it’s both. Well, good news! You can do both — eat healthy food and save on groceries — with some tips from the co-op. […]Read More »

The Best of Bulk: A Bulk Section Holiday Buyer’s Guide

By Amy Haggerty on November 13, 2014 0 Comment
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By Rachel Inman, Bulk Buyer Longtime co-op shoppers will remember that for Lakewinds, the bulk section is where it all began. Since our humble origins as a buying club 40 years ago, we’ve grown to include a double-wide bulk foods aisle featuring a huge selection of top-quality products. Bulk is not only the best way […]Read More »

Feeding your Family on a Budget – the Lakewinds Food Co-op Way!

By Amy Haggerty on February 21, 2014 2 Comments
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Written by: Jill Krantz – Lakewinds Event & Community Relations Coordinator Is it possible to feed your family, on a budget, with mostly organic and/or natural foods? Even a large one like mine?  Six kids, three of whom are teenage boys. . . YES. It requires some basic knowledge, simple planning, and a little extra […]Read More »