21 02, 2017

3 hints for meal planning around supermarket sales

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Meal planning can be a money-saving measure, especially when you plan your weekly meals around what's on sale at the grocery store. Here are 3 tips for being a savvy shopper and making the most of your grocery budget. 1. Manage your meals The first step in successful meal planning is having an easy-to-access list [...]

13 02, 2017

Shop savvy: are you making these 3 common grocery store blunders?

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Avoid these common mistakes the next time you hit the grocery store. You'll increase your grocery shopping IQ, save money and give your waistline a break. Grocery shopping is simple — or is it? In fact, grocery shopping is only healthy for your body and your wallet if you are a conscientious shopper. Blunder #1: [...]

15 12, 2016

Your best options for local produce in December

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Well, winter has officially kicked off, hasn’t it?! Even if it only officially begins on Dec. 21st, we can already feel it taking its toll on stalls at the grocery store: more imported or greenhouse-grown fruits and vegetables, less choice, higher prices are amongst the signs that winter has come. Of course, finding and eating [...]

25 11, 2016

CONTEST: Fill the pantry with YP Grocery!

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We’re throwing a contest to celebrate YP Grocery’s launch! Here’s the big idea: Grocery shopping takes its toll on anyone's budget Did you know that the average Canadian household spends a little bit more than $8,000 on food alone every year? According to the most recent data released on the topic, close to 75% of [...]

15 11, 2016

Try these 7 ideas to overcome pumpkin pie fatigue

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Who doesn't like pumpkin pie? It's basically one of the best things there is about fall! Whether you bake yours with fresh, from-the-fields pumpkins or with canned pumpkins, chances are no one will ever decline a slice. But it’s mid-November now: You probably (or not, who are we to judge?) had your fill of pumpkin [...]

14 11, 2016

November’s best options for local fruits and vegetables

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Cutting on snacks, working out, staying away from sugar and not purchasing processed foods are all great ideas to improve one’s diet, thus one’s health. But there’s something a lot of people seem to forget when trying to improve the quality of the food they eat. Cooking with local fruits and vegetables is crucially important, both [...]

4 11, 2016

Welcome to the YP Grocery blog!

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Hey there, new friend. So, you found out about us but still have questions? Here's all there is to know about Canada's best new grocery app! What is YP Grocery? Let’s kick things off with a little bit of info about us, shall we? We're an app, sure, but we're also a team of around 20 people [...]