Elizabeth Leader Smith

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July 5, 2012 @ Whole Story
If you’re looking for simple entertaining solutions this summer, invite antipasto to the party.
July 1, 2012 @ Whole Story
The Do Something Reel™ Film Festival continues this month with Truck Farm and King Corn – two films that will have you brainstorming ways to ensure the sustainability of our food system.
June 29, 2012 @ Whole Story
Whether its grown-up grilled cheese, halvies for your half-pints or picnic perfect pita pockets, mastering sandwich-making is a must if you want to keep meals simple but flavorful this summer.
June 27, 2012 @ Whole Story
We want you to celebrate Cherry Fest in a big way too, so we’re giving away a case of cherries to five people who share their cherry ideas!
June 26, 2012 @ Whole Story
Whether you enjoying it straight up, mixing the sparkling with your favorite juice, making a evening cocktail or serving it to a President, Mountain Valley Spring Water and Sparkling Water are refreshing additions to summertime.
June 23, 2012 @ Whole Story
This summer, make your backyard the place for barbeques, special celebrations and summer hangouts without putting stress on the invite list.
June 12, 2012 @ Whole Story
We’ve found just the thing to quench our thirst for a conscientious alternative to conventional energy drinks. Enter to win a case to keep you humming along all summer.
June 6, 2012 @ Whole Story
School may be out for summer but rest assured, we’re still doing our homework to offer great-tasting natural and organic products that meet our shoppers’ needs. Like all products on our shelves, these new offerings are free of hydrogenated fats and artificial preservatives, colors and flavors, meaning you get all the summer flavors you want and none of the junk you don’t.
June 3, 2012 @ Whole Story
After weeks of fierce regional competitions among top fishmongers at Whole Foods Market stores across the country, eleven finalists in our first-ever national Fishmonger Face-Off will go head-to-tail for the golden trident trophy.
June 2, 2012 @ Whole Story
A profound, alternative look at the bee crisis, Queen of the Sun takes us on a journey through the catastrophic disappearance of bees and the mysterious world of the beehive.
June 2, 2012 @ Whole Story
We’re dishing up tips and recipes for healthy grilling to expand your options, not your waistline.
May 29, 2012 @ Whole Story
Sweet! There’s just no other way to describe summer’s organic berries ... well, besides juicy, flavorful, perfectly ripe and ready to enjoy right now.
May 26, 2012 @ Whole Story
Let’s get to the root and heart of the matter – people and the planet. Here are five simple reasons that I (and many others) reach for organics.
May 21, 2012 @ Whole Story
When it comes to summer picnics think: simple and good. This mantra and these 20 planning and dining tips (with recipes!) will ensure stress-free picnicking.
May 12, 2012 @ Whole Story
In shifting their supply chains to Fair Trade ingredients, Dr. Bronner’s made a big difference in the lives of several thousand farmers and workers.
May 9, 2012 @ Whole Story
Our grocery team works hard to bring great-tasting natural and organic products to our stores that meet our shoppers’ needs.
May 5, 2012 @ Whole Story
I caught up with author, leader in the sustainable food movement and world-renowned Chef Michel Nischan and posed commonly asked questions to help you cook fish without fear. Here are his tips, tricks and contagious enthusiasm for cooking with seafood.
May 2, 2012 @ Whole Story
As the most dammed, dibbed and diverted river in the world struggles to support thirty million people across the western United States and Mexico, the peace-keeping agreement known as the Colorado River Pact is reaching its limits.
May 1, 2012 @ Whole Story
Here are some ways to celebrate the fabulous moms (of all kinds) in your life.


Elizabeth Leader SmithA University of California, Santa Barbara graduate, Elizabeth Leader Smith joined Whole Foods Market in 2007 with experience in marketing, public relations and backpacking throughout foreign lands. She has contributed to the company’s community relations, events and media relations efforts in Austin, Texas and currently supports the global communications team as a writer — all of which she’ll tell you may be the best jobs in the world. After a two-year stint in the United Kingdom, Elizabeth returned to Austin, where she’s happily reunited with sunshine and breakfast tacos.