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Lighter Foods for Post-Holiday Meals

By Megan Myers, November 28, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Megan Myers

The holidays are a time of indulging and, yes, often overindulging!

When you’re among friends and family, and so much delicious food, it can be hard to say no to another scoop of mashed potatoes or a late-night snack of leftover pie.

Luckily, there’s a nice break between Thanksgiving and Hanukkah and Christmas to help you slow down from heavy foods and get some of the delicious seasonal greens and other produce on the menu.

Start Fresh

Get the day going on the right foot by filling your breakfast full of fresh produce. Our Double Greens Smoothie, filled with spinach and kale, is the perfect option. Or try these others:

Sunny Citrus Smoothie

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We're Thankful for You!

By Allison Burch, November 27, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Allison Burch

With the busiest, most exciting day of the year in our stores behind us, we can take a breath and a moment to share our deep gratitude for our customers. Your support, your feedback and your passion is what makes Whole Foods Market such an amazing place to shop and a great place to work.

Some of our stores are open for limited hours today, so if you have a last minute Thanksgiving meal necessity make sure to...

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Gifts that Give Back: PBS KIDS Toys

By Elizabeth Leader Smith, November 26, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Elizabeth Leader Smith

For children on your “nice” list this holiday, how about giving gifts that are twice as nice? We’ve partnered with PBS KIDS to offer presents — plush animals, wooden trucks, green toys race cars and wee wear — with a purpose. 100% of the net proceeds PBS KIDS receives from your purchase of these toys supports its mission: building knowledge, critical thinking, imagination and curiosity to empower children for success.

Plus, we’re donating 1%...

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Creative Cocktails: Stocking Your Bar

By Ryan Ochsner, November 25, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Ryan Ochsner

Carrot-Cardamom Sparkling Cocktails

We’re smack dab in the midst of holiday entertaining season, and what better way to survive the mayhem than to mix up a few drinks?

Crafting cocktails might be a bit intimidating, but if you start with...

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Our Rolls and Pies are Great Picks

By Paige Brady, November 24, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Paige Brady

When attending a Thanksgiving gathering, guests are often asked to bring the rolls or a pie. Hosts often have a meal plan worked out and guest-provided items likes pies and rolls can stand on their own without throwing the menu out of balance.

That doesn’t mean you, as a guest, can’t add a big boost to the table by bringing the perfect accompaniment. For that, we’ve totally got you covered.

Our baked goods taste yummy and the...

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