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Easy Ways to Eat More Water

By Michele Shapiro, July 2, 2015  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Michele Shapiro

WatermelonTo me, nothing signals the start of beach-and-barbecue season more than biting into an ice-cold slice of watermelon. Whether the sweet, juicy flesh is pink or yellow, with seeds or without, watermelon’s a perfectly refreshing antidote for a steamy day. The summer-synonymous melon is perfect á là carte, but I also enjoy tempering its sweetness by tossing some cubes in a salad with salty feta and peppery arugula. You can even put the rinds to good use by infusing water with them using this recipe for Strawberry-Watermelon Water.

In addition to being a naturally sweet alternative to my...

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Summer Salads that Won’t Wilt in the Heat

By Megan Myers, July 1, 2015  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Megan Myers

Grilled Tomato and Romaine Salad

Grilled Tomato and Romaine Salad

When it comes to potlucks and other summer gatherings, I tend to gravitate toward the salads. Sure, whatever’s on the grill might be the main attraction, but filling my plate with leafy green-, grain- and fruit-based salads means I won’t be experiencing potluck regret later on. (You know, when you...

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Grilled Pizza in 3 Easy Steps

By Alice K. Thompson, June 30, 2015  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Alice K. Thompson

Spicy Grilled Vegan Pizza with Summer Squash and Pine Nuts

Spicy Grilled Vegan Pizza with Summer Squash and Pine Nuts

Irresistibly crisp, lightly charred, and fragrant with herbs and veggies…grilled pizzas make an ideal summer meal, and one that’s probably quicker and easier to pull together than you think.

Your outdoor grill is perfect for delivering the kind of intense heat that makes pizza crust so...

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Addressing Weight and Pricing: A Message to Our Customers

By Whole Foods Market, June 29, 2015  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Whole Foods Market

A Message to Whole Foods Market Customers

As has been reported in the media, our New York City stores were audited by the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) for weights-and-measures errors, such as those that cause improper price labeling on some of the products that are produced, packaged and labeled in our stores.

We want to provide our customers with the following information:

Unintentional errors

Any errors were unintentional, and any claim that we are “systematically overcharging” customers is completely inaccurate. The New York DCA found errors that were not in favor of customers as well as errors that were benefitting customers. Even errors in customers’ favor are considered a violation.


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One Week Sale: Atlantic Sea Scallops

By Allison Burch, June 29, 2015  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Allison Burch

Scallops with Cherry-Tarragon Sauce

Scallops with Cherry-Tarragon Sauce

Succulent scallops. Those melt-in-your-mouth-marvelous mollusks are unlike anything else!

For one week, from Wednesday, July 1st through Tuesday, July 7th, Atlantic Sea Scallops are on sale for $14.99 per pound in our US stores.

U.S. only. Selection may vary by store. While supplies last. No rain checks. Contact your...

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