Originally Posted by Whiskadoodle
Hi, the last time I looked, I didn't see cocoa trees growing in NE Ohio. So what is your rationale for buying "local". other than price or the cost of shipping. It's all the same perhaps. But who knew that chocolate is sold in blocks and by the pound instead of ounces. Now, that part is sweeeeet !!
One of the reasons we try to buy local when we can is to keep the tax dollars in our county. Often we have to go up to the nearest town to shop, so we are not only spending money (taxes) in another city and county, but in another state.