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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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Celebrating Fair Trade Friday with a Weekend Sale

By Jennifer Cheng, November 24, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Jennifer Cheng


If you’re planning on shaking off that post-feast food fog and shopping this Friday, worry not! Your experience doesn’t have to be bleak.

Our US Whole Foods Market stores are celebrating fairly traded products with a weekend-long sale, November 28-30. And we’re kicking it off with what we’re calling “Fair Trade Friday”!

Sale valid in US stores only. Availability and prices may...

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Better Bites for Holiday Travel

By Alana Sugar, November 24, 2014  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Alana Sugar

Winter Four Bean Salad

If you’re headed out of town this holiday and hoping to avoid the standard fast-food fare along the way, I’ve got some great better-for-you options that will keep you happy and satisfied like Winter Four Bean Salad (time-saving tip: use canned lentils),...

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