Wasn’t it just last week we were saying, the reasons to eat local don’t go away when the weather turns cold. And don’t be fooled Chicago, just because we escaped the storm of the century bearing down on the East coast, does not mean we’re done with winter. Oh, we have plenty of cold a-comin’ and probably a thing or two heavier than this weekend’s dusting. Here’s the thing, we can maintain our locavore life without ever living the comfort of our bungalows. Just point your way to Local Beet sponsors Irv and Shelly’s Freshpicks and you can continue to eat local all year. Read the full article