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Celebrate National Watermelon Day with a Juicy Deal

Watermelon is a quintessential summer flavor for good reason — it’s thirst-quenching, delicious and versatile. We love it by the wedge and in salads, entrées, desserts and drinks. From a sweet salsa to a must-try summer salad, these recipes celebrate the juiciest fruit of summer.

What’s New: Pasta You Need To Try Plus 10 More Faves

If you’re on the lookout for sure-fire fast tasty meals, pasta night essentials and lunch box wins to ease the transition back to school, you’ll be happy to know that we’ve added many new items to our shelves that fit the bill.

7 Nutrition Tips Every Family Should Know

Here’s a rundown of basic principles of good nutrition and healthy growth.

Must-Have Meal Planning Tips for a Healthy Family

These strategies, time-saving tips and recipes for each meal (plus snacks!) will help you nourish your family with less stress.

Supplier Stories, Unwrapped: The Small-Batch Story of Bobo’s Oat Bars

Bobo’s Oat Bars make for a perfect lunchbox filler or after-school snack—but without a girl named Bobo, they never would have happened. Here’s how a rainy-afternoon snack turned into a small-batch business that still uses the same four-ingredient recipe.

Pantry Makeover: Stock Up on Healthier Staples

A healthier pantry starts with some of the same basics that build a wholesome plate: whole grains, beans, nuts, seeds and healthy flavor boosters such as vinegar and low-sodium soy sauce.

Easy School Lunches that Kids Can Make

Calling mini gourmands and kids with persnickety palates; it’s time to up your responsibilities in the kitchen. We know you can do it. You’ll be proud when you do it. So let’s do this. 3, 2, 1… let’s pack lunches!

How to Establish a Family Dinner Routine

From modeling good eating habits and introducing new foods to coming together to catch up, family dinners are more than just meals. Whether you’re aiming to establish a family dinner routine a few days a week or every day of the week, we can get you started with time-saving tips and delicious recipes.

Make This: Love & Lemons' Blackberry Basil Pizza

Before the summer is over, you've got to try this easy blackberry basil pizza from the award-winning blog Love & Lemons.

Join Us at #SlowFoodNations This Weekend!

Slow down with the Slow Food Nations festival in Denver (July 14-16), where — as a sponsor — Whole Foods Market® will be celebrating the time it takes to make good, clean and fair food for all.

Love & Lemons' Easy Summer Appetizer Your Cocktail Party Needs

Wow the guests at your next summer soirée with this simple recipe for Blackberry & Lemon Zest Crostini from Love & Lemons.

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day with a Cool Offer from Ben & Jerry's

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day this Sunday, July 16 with a sweet deal from Ben & Jerry's!

4 Summer Smoothies Inspired by Classics Combos from Love & Lemons

Celebrate summer with these recipes for smoothies based on classic combos like PB&J from the duo behind the award-winning blog Love & Lemons.