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 A Free Herbal Training Monday, November 3rd!

Join us at the store at 7:30 p.m. for a free lecture with Tom Dadant, National Herbal Educator for Source Naturals and Planetary Herbals. An evening for learning about herbs and nutritional supplements, and the part they can play in supporting a healthy immune response. This is a chance to learn from one of the best!

March on Monsanto, Saturday November 1

Meet at 12 noon in Johnson Square and be a part of this grassroots movement.  For more information read the article by Jessica Leigh Lebos in Connect and go to Facebook.

Food Day Festival Sunday, November 2 in Daffin Park

An exciting day of activities, workshops, demonstrations and entertainment. Brighter Day always supports and participates in this wonderful celebration of food that "aims to help people eat real."  Quite a list of activities, so check it all out in WellFed Magazine!  We'll have one of the  "booths" and our own Peter Brodhead will be presenting 2 lectures:

1 p.m. Herbal Teas Tonics - How tonics were traditionally used for different health conditions. Also includes sampling and demonstration.

4 p.m. Unlocking the Power of Foods - All about the phytonutrients in food that are anti-inflammatory and rich in vitamins, minerals & antioxidants.

Check Out the November Sales for Groceries, Health & Beauty

67 products on sale in Groceries, Health and Beauty. Lots of yummy things for now, as well as for THE FEAST coming later in November!  

Speaking of which, we have a signup sheet going for the fresh, organic turkeys ($3.99 #) arriving the week of Thanksgiving. One of the size categories is already sold out, so SIGN UP NOW!  We will have frozen organic turkeys as well. Inquire at the store for more information, 912-236-4703.

The vitamin department also has some great deals this month: line drives as well as single items at 15-50% off MSRP.  See Page 1 and Page 2 of our savings flyers. PLUS  there are ongoing Winter Deals from Boiron, Gaia, Nature's Way and Enzymatic Therapy through January 31, 2015.   Happy shopping!

Health Screening with Ray Fritsch on November 12

Ray Fritsch of Medical Screening Services will return on Wednesday, November 12 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon to offer tests like Plak Tract; Vitamin D levels;  Male Trak and Female Trak for hormone levels; Adrenal Stress Index; and more. 

Here's how it works: You register for a time slot at Brighter Day and come by to see Ray at that time. Within a week, the test results are back at Brighter Day for you to pick up.  Payment is by check or cash.  Come by the store to register at 1102 Bull Street, or call 912-236-4703.

Signup for Fresh Turkeys Now!

Want a fresh, certified organic Grateful Harvest turkey this year for Thanksgiving? Now is the time to pre-register!  Back in September we ordered all the fresh turkeys we will have this year, and one of the size categories is already sold out.  YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER! Here's how it works: you order the turkey now and it's available for pickup the week of Thanksgiving.  $3.99 a pound.

No GMOs to worry about here, because the birds receive only certified organic feed, and they are never given hormones or antibiotics.  You can preregister at the store, 1102 Bull Street; or call 912-236-4703. 

A Free E-Book on Inflammation

If you're intrigued by all the talk about inflammation and would like to know what it is and why it matters, look at this at this free e-book from Delicious Magazine.   Look to your right under "Store Flyers" and you'll see "Inflamation Guide."

African Baskets in the Store

It's one of our store rituals - several times a year we bring in beautiful handmade African baskets for sale.  You'll see them everywhere in the store, the bright colors and excellent craftsmanship are sure to catch you eye!  Shop now for presents as they go fast.

In the Deli!

Our outdoor window now opens at 8 a.m. If you're out and about early in the day, stop by to see our daily breakfast selections to go. We now have  delivery  set up for the deli as well, so inquire about that the next time you're in the store. Want daily updates on our deli menu? Join us  on Facebook to see what's cooking.

Our Promise to You!

Peter and I are still committed to the same principles that guided us when we opened 36 years ago: integrity, promotion of healthy living, service to our community and sustainability for our planet.  We will continue to be on the cutting edge of our industry, bringing you new products and new information that will enable you to eat well and be healthy and happy.

Janie and Peter Brodhead







What's New at Brighter Day
Visit our library of You Tube videos featuring lectures and videos of top nutritional experts. Brighter Day is dedicated to helping you stay informed about health matters.

A Podcast is the newest technology allowing you to either listen directly off your computer or to transfer the lecture to your I - Pod or any MP3 player. Enter here to a new library of audio lectures on Nutrition, Herbal Medicine and much more !

Herb Pharm's Therepeutic Herb Manual
Ed Smith Herbalist and owner of Herb Pharm has just made his Therepeutic Herb Manual available. This is an excellent reference tool on individual herbal extracts and combinations. To review the book click here: 

Click above for information about our new line of Herbal extracts and Flower Essences made locally by Joseph Buttimer.

Lecture information in PDF format.

This is the place to go to get more detailed information about the products we carry. This will link you to many of our favorite manufacturers websites.  When you're ready to order, just come back to our site, or if you desire more info, come in and talk to our knowledgeable staff.

Click above to enter the recipe chamber - our website has 100‘s of them on the top part of the website but we thought you might like some more. Each link goes to the recipe page of many of our favorite companies. Enter this section to get even more great ideas for your kitchen and to delight your family and friends. We have a gluten free recipe section here also !

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Brighter Day Natural Foods Health Tips
The benefits of organic oranges
Organic oranges are grown without the use of pesticides, fungicides or synthetic fertilizers. Research by the American Chemical Society found that organic oranges contain 30 percent more vitamin C than their conventional counterparts. Next time you shop for this juicy fruit, go organic.

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