2018 Archives

Alexandria is the Content Editor at Common Market. With a bachelor’s degree in English, a master’s degree in Communication, and a passion for food, community, and a healthy lifestyle, she strives to share fun and meaningful stories with readers while encouraging them to make healthy changes.

Happy New Year

It may be hard to believe, but today is the last day of 2018. No matter how you’re celebrating, the Common Market has the food and drink you need to ring in the new year right. If you’re looking to mix things up, we carry Owl’s Brew cocktail mixers. If you think you may party a bit too... Read More

Celebrate Eggnog

Eggnog typically makes its way to the refrigerated section of grocery stores around November, and tends to stay only until after the holidays. So, if you’re looking for an(other) excuse to drink eggnog, today is your perfect opportunity: it’s National Eggnog Day. In honor of this delicious holiday beverage, we wanted to fill you in... Read More

Holiday Entertaining

The holidays are full of love, laughter, and general cheer. According to Wikipedia, this time of year shares the top 2 celebrated holidays in the country. But sometimes our entertaining doesn’t go exactly the way we plan it. So, if you’re hosting a semi-last-minute holiday party, check out these last-minute entertaining tips. Use what you... Read More

It’s The Thought That Counts

With the holiday season fully underway and Christmas just two weeks away (seriously!?), most of us have the big gifts purchased, whether it be for a spouse, child, other family member, or important friend. But what about the other people in our lives we want to show appreciation for this time of year? With homemade... Read More