Fresh Ideas - The official blog of Save Mart Supermarkets

Thanksgiving Food Shopping with the Kids

Tuesday, November 22, 2011, By: Save Mart
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Kathy Powers offers some tips on getting your kids to help with the holiday shopping. Wouldn't you like a little extra help during this stress-filled time of year?

Celebration. In moderation.

Monday, December 05, 2011, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Have you ever suffered from holiday wear-out syndrome? It happens to the best of us, especially those who celebrate multiple winter birthdays. Geralyn Broder Murray writes an instightful post on having the right perspective.

Chanukah comes but eight nights a year

Tuesday, December 20, 2011, By: Save Mart
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No matter what holiday you are celebrating this winter, it all boils down to family, food, and gifts! What to get, how many to get, how much to spend? The list goes on. Check out Geralyn's take on children and presents.

Resolving not to resolve

Monday, January 02, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Did you make any resolutions this year? Geralyn Broder Murray did, but it's not what you would expect. Take a look and Happy New Year!

Introducing the Nutrition ID program

Wednesday, January 04, 2012, By: Save Mart
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Save Mart is introducing Nutrition ID, a new program designed to help our shoppers find healthy alternatives at a glance. Please read this short post to see how it works.

Introducing Locked Down Lower Prices

Wednesday, January 11, 2012, By: Save Mart
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Locked Down Lower Prices is a program that Save Mart has introduced to get you the lowest prices possible on the most popular items, and keep them low. Click here to read how it works.

Finn at five

Tuesday, January 17, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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There is a fine line between raising a child responsibly and bending to his every whim. Geralyn Broder Murray knows it all too well, and provides some food for thought for any mothers who have had any difficulty with boys.

Dinner Topics

Wednesday, February 08, 2012, By: Save Mart
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The family dinner - is there more to it than "How was your day?" We think so. Check out our post on the benefits of gathering the family together for dinner regularly.

Help Save Mart Save Our Pools

Tuesday, February 14, 2012, By: Save Mart
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As a result of budget cuts, the City of Sacramento has been forced to close many community pools this summer. Save Mart Supermarkets is leading an eight-week movement by recruiting partners and businesses. and working directly with the City of Sacramento to raise the money needed to keep the pools open. Click here to see how you can help!

Lucky in Love

Tuesday, February 14, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Geralyn Broder Murray pauses this Valentine's Day to write an open letter to her husband. Happy Valentine's Day Save Mart fans!