California Organics, a specialty grocery store in Nevada City, is known for the Organic Grill Restaurant, but did you know in addition to organic foods and deli counter, they also have a well stocked health and beauty section? Learn how to give yourself a natural face lift at the Touch My Face class on June 30th, click here for more info. With so many choices in the department, from local Floracopeia Essential Oils, poison oak remedies, to candles and gifts it’s hard to chose what you might need. Karen Carchidi, the Health & Beauty Manager, has put together an amazing basket of goodies for one lucky InnSide Nevada City blog reader. You’re going to want to get your hands on the Dr. Hauschka Daily Face Care Kit, or try samples from derma e, Endangered Species Chocolate, Mommy’s Bliss Sweet Slumber Massage cream and mist, John Masters Organics lip calm and shampoo samples, plus more!! What’s your favorite item to pick up at California Organics? Post a comment on this blog post and I’ll draw the winner on Thursday, June 20th*.
© 2013 InnSide Nevada City, Photos by Erin Thiem and Kat Alves, *Prize does not need to be picked up in person, but winner must contact me by July 15th to claim prize.
I love picking up lunch at the restaurant!
my favorite premade item is the house made smoked wild salmon. i add lundberg sesame & seaweed rice chips, an avocado & a little arugula i toss in fresh lemon juice & olive oil. best lunch ever.
What a sweet package.. hope I win this one.. this momma needs a little makeover!
Cal Organics is my favorite place to do my weekly shopping!! They’re prices on veggie’s are great compared to other places and I just love the small and comfortable feeling of the place. Oh! And the cafe!! YES!!!!!
They’re organic raw fudge is the BEST! (It’s in the prepared case)
Tempting… very tempting…
My favorite deli items are the smoked salmon and the kale salad.
I often stop by after the gym for some vegetables and salad fixens!
Love the Cal organics store! A go to for most everything
gmo free and local.
I am a big burts bees fan myself
Can’t go wrong with Burt’s Bees!
Jim(my husband) and I eat at Cal Org Grill frequently.Love it-good food. It’s my place of choice to dine out. I especially appreciate that the wait staff and menu is sensitive to my gluten/dairy free eating needs. Even though I am full when leaving the grill,I still wanna buy stuff in the Deli. It looks SOO good and from memory I know it tastes good. Jim’s work is close so he sometimes goes there to supplement his lunch.
Glad to hear there are local options that work for you, and going home with extra goodies is smart, planning ahead!
I stop at Cal Organics every week. One of my favorite food items to purchase there is a BIG fresh green juice! Or when I am in a hurry I enjoy their homemade tofu salad from their grab-n-go case! But in the Health & Beauty Department, I enjoy their Zuzu cosmetics because they are cruelty-free and most are vegan!
I’ve seen photos of those big green juices, must go give ’em a try!
Our family, including my 3 sisters and our husbands and partners, have been coming up to the glorious YUBA for over 10 years from our homes in Berkeley and SF. We have a deeeeeelicious ritual of shopping together at California Organics EVERY MORNING on our way to Purdon’s or Edwards. We LOVE the BBQ chicken, the fresh salmon, the great coffee, the delightful sweets, local cheeses, figs, cherries, and sometimes, when we are lucky, lemon cukes! We negotiate our choices, excited to the core about our riverside lunches and dinners to be. Then we pack up our coolers and backpacks and bags, and off we go! RINSE in the RIVER. REPEAT… REPEAT… REPEAT…We Love you California Organics!!!!!
Sounds like a fabulous family tradition!
I’m new to California Organics, but I am excited to see that they carry Kiss My Face products. Can’t wait to check out their fresh produce items and try the deli!
Traumeel Heel Cream – so amazing on my hands after acupuncture and so amazing on my kids bruises and so amazing on a sore muscle after a hard workout.
we heart california organics! i love the cozy, super friendly atmosphere – everyone who works there is just so helpful. we love getting the organic meal deal. whether it’s the turkey pot pie, the veggie lasagna or the rotisserie chicken – all are so yummy and more than enough food for 4.
Love California Organics….no other place like it! Meal Deals are fabulous!
I don’t know where they get their organic meyer lemons but they are the best!
I Love Cali OGs, as we call it at home!
The neighborhood store for all your organic needs!
Salad in a glass! Need I say more?
I cannot go to California Organics and not get the Kale salad from the deli…and a smoothie..and a cookie 🙂
I love Cal Organics too. I first discovered Mary’s desserts there… very dangerous. I also love RawMeal for smoothies, the produce department, tea selection, and all the bulk items. Apparently I need to explore the health & beauty aisle more 🙂