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Father’s Day Gifts for Dad

Do Dad a favor and get him something he loves for Father’s Day. From great grilling gadgets, rubs and sauces to his preferred personal care items and brand of beer, we have everything you need to make Dad’s day extra special.

2020-06-16T11:28:05-07:00June 16th, 2020|Blog Posts, How-To|

Fruity Iced Teas for Summer Sipping

Antioxidant-rich iced tea is the perfect way to enjoy summer on the patio. What’s even better? Add some seasonal summer fruits and you have yourself a tasty twist on a summer favorite. Juicy peaches, tart limes, ruby-red raspberries and herbs, like fresh mint or rosemary, make summer teas extra appetizing.

2020-06-10T13:45:48-07:00June 10th, 2020|Blog Posts, How-To|

Great Ways to Celebrate Your Graduate

Students have put in countless hours to accomplish their goal of crossing the finish line. While the ceremonies and celebrations might look a little different this year, nothing can diminish their achievement. We at Market of Choice celebrate all of our Oregon graduates!

2020-06-05T16:11:32-07:00June 5th, 2020|Blog Posts, How-To|

DIY Soaps, Haircare and Skincare

Making your own soaps, hair and skincare products can be a fun and fulfilling hobby, as well as the best way to ensure that what you put on your body is made from natural ingredients. At Market of Choice, we not only sell a range of Whole Health products, but also everyday items that can be used to make DIY products to keep you clean and beautiful, naturally.

2020-05-26T14:38:01-07:00May 19th, 2020|Blog Posts, How-To|

How to Support 10 Local Businesses in a Single Shopping Trip

At Market of Choice, we believe every decision we make has a ripple effect, which is why we carry more than 7,000 products from Oregon farmers, ranchers and food producers, so that you can too.

2020-05-26T14:38:18-07:00May 14th, 2020|Blog Posts, How-To|

Easy Make-at-Home Smoothies

Whether you’re at home or on the go, smoothies are a sensational choice. Packed with good-for-you fruits and veggies, they are typically loaded with raw nutrients. And, there’s really no wrong way to make a smoothie. Enjoy one every day for breakfast or as a mid-afternoon pick-me-up. You kids will love them, too! The key is to use a good blender and high-quality ingredients.

2020-05-26T14:38:29-07:00April 27th, 2020|Blog Posts, How-To|

4 Simple Steps to Growing Windowsill Herbs

Fresh, aromatic herbs can add a punch of flavor to your favorite dishes and growing your own is easier than you might think. If you have abundant outdoor space, try growing a variety of your favorites in the ground or in large pots. Many herbs, however, can also be grown indoors and bring new life to your living space – even if the only space you have is a narrow windowsill.

2020-05-26T14:38:38-07:00April 21st, 2020|Blog Posts, How-To|

Cooking and Baking Ingredient Substitutions

When you’re in a pinch and missing a staple ingredient, consider using a suitable substitution. Depending on what you’re making, many recipes are made just as good, if not better, with alternative ingredients. You might even discover you like your stand-in ingredient more than the called-for item.

2020-05-26T14:38:47-07:00April 16th, 2020|Blog Posts, Tips|

6 Tips to Get Kids Cooking and Baking

With families spending so much time at home, now is a terrific time to teach kids all about the fun and fundamentals of cooking and baking. Here are six quick tips to get started.

2020-05-26T14:38:53-07:00April 15th, 2020|Blog Posts, Tips|