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Warm, Cozy Soups Make Easy Weeknight Dinners

By Megan Myers, February 15, 2017  |  More Posts by Megan Myers

Updated February 15, 2017

Italian Spinach and Pasta Soup

Quick Italian Spinach and Pasta Soup Recipe

Soup is a natural go-to when the temperature start to dip, but that’s not the only reason to reach for a big bowl. Soups are some of the easiest one-dish recipes you can make, meaning the mad dash for dinner after a long day is a thing of the past. Plus, soups are chock-full of good-for-you ingredients like hearty whole grains and tender vegetables (

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Try the Trend: Japanese Food Beyond Sushi

By Meirav Devash, February 8, 2017  |  More Posts by Meirav Devash

mochi ice cream bar

It’s time to take our relationship with Japanese food to the next level. We’ve been through a lot together, (an Instagram search for #sushi pulls more than 16 million posts). Parents have been swept up in the craze for kyaraben lunches, bento boxes with foods arranged into cute shapes like animals and cartoon characters. Now

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8 Valentine's Day Gifts to Show Your Love (or Like!)

By Lindsay Robison, February 3, 2017  |  More Posts by Lindsay Robison

whole trade roses and chocolates

Whether you’re shopping for your significant other, a friend, a teacher or an entire classroom of kiddos, we’ve got everything you need to make you look good (like really, really good!) on Valentine’s Day.


If you need a grand gesture, go with a dozen Whole Trade roses. This year we’re making them even more impressive with the option of a specially designed box, complete with a card for your love note. Schedule a delivery or pick up in-store. (Available while supplies last.

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Valentine’s Day Menu: What the Pros Are Cooking for Dinner

By Ellen Miller, February 3, 2017  |  More Posts by Ellen Miller

Anyone can make reservations. Show your Valentine you’re #obsessed by staying home and setting the table for two (don’t forget the tablecloth, candles and mood music!). The key: Pick a recipe that requires a little extra TLC, and use high-quality ingredients. We asked a few of our favorite foodies what they’ll be cooking up to show they care.


The Foodie: @HusbandsThatCook

Adam and Ryan are two husbands that cook together in a small kitchen in a house on a hill in Eagle Rock, California.

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Pick up Whole Trade Roses for Your Valentine

By Paige Schilt, January 30, 2017  |  More Posts by Paige Schilt

Updated January 30, 2017

whole trade roses

This Valentine’s Day, surprise your sweetheart with Whole Trade® roses that support healthy ecosystems and thriving farmworker communities. A team member from our floral department will be happy to wrap your bouquet, and you can pick up dinner, chocolate and wine at the same time.

Why Buy Whole Trade® Roses?

We deeply appreciate when our shoppers choose Whole Trade® flowers, because your purchases are working to give back in communities worldwide. Whole Trade® growers work with Rainforest Alliance, Fair Trade USA

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