Whole Story

The Official Whole Foods Market® Blog
June 4, 2013
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It’s grilling season and what better way to cook tofu or lean proteins than over a hot flame. Watch and learn as Healthy Eating Chef Chad grills marinated tofu in a flash.
August 28, 2011
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Perfect for packing and sharing, this Labor Day finish out the picnic season with one of these potato salad recipes.
August 22, 2011
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This July, we had the hottest month on record! I’ve been staying indoors, drinking plenty of water and barely cooking, relying on salads and in particular, pasta salads.

August 21, 2011
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Labor Day is the perfect time to relax and share flavorful summer dishes with friends. Our favorite recipes feature late-summer produce, seafood, and grilling superstars. What will be on your picnic table?
August 16, 2011
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Produce expert James shares his love for figs, explores the unique way they grow, guides us in selecting the best tasting ones and divulges his favorite ways to serve.
August 8, 2011
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In addition to being nutritious, inexpensive and versatile, beans provide a perfect canvas for quick, beat-the-heat summer meals. Try these summer bean salad recipes.
August 5, 2011
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Going north? Visit some of our Canadian stores in Vancouver and Toronto.
July 30, 2011
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Taking a city vacation this summer? Stop by our stores to build your strength before you brave the concrete jungles.
July 24, 2011
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Do you know how to host an excellent party? Tell us about your go-to party snacks for a chance to win a basket of some of our favorite summer party picks!
July 24, 2011
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Craving that coastal summer breeze? Bring the most to the coast by visiting one of our stores on your way!
July 22, 2011
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Your summer adventure may be a weekend getaway, a week long journey or longer but there’s no reason to compromise your standards when away from home. Whether nourishing your body with smart snacks or revitalizing with the right natural body products, plan ahead for your summer adventures with these handy travel tips.
July 19, 2011
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Learn how to make the best choices for summer’s best body care and get the most from your soaping and slathering!
July 19, 2011
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Like the porridge in Goldilocks and the Three Bears, conditions that are too hot or too cold can seriously impact the fruit. Learn how peaches and nectarines are doing this year.
July 17, 2011
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History doesn’t stop at the books — check out some pieces of history in person and stop by our stores when you need a study break!
July 16, 2011
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Known for their golden color and uniquely sweet flavor, Rainiers may be the ultimate cherries. Learn about the specialized care needed to cultivate these little gems.
July 13, 2011
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Tis the season for summer’s best produce! Load up on peak-of-season fruits and veggies and get creative with salsas, smoothies and more.
July 10, 2011
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Rich and meaty, our fresh, harpoon-caught swordfish is perfect for grilling and much more! Click here to check out some of summer’s best swordfish recipes.
July 10, 2011
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Stay cool—stop by our stores for an oasis when you’re visiting these hot spots!
July 4, 2011
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Craving lighter fare and don’t want to heat up the kitchen? Healthy eating guru Mary shares her favorite ways to cool off with Summer’s Bounty.
July 2, 2011
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Harpooners bring us fresh swordfish for just a few weeks each summer, so now is the time to get cooking with this legendary fish. Learn more and find great cooking tips and recipes
July 1, 2011
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Savor Summer! Check out our top 10 ideas on how to enjoy sweet summer corn.
June 30, 2011
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Why stop at a bowl? Enter to win our Cherry Fest Basket filled with some of summer’s best sweetness!
June 30, 2011
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Let summer’s best ingredients speak for themselves in this collection of healthy favorites.
June 28, 2011
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Summer tastes better with cherries! Celebrate Cherry Fest with us and check out some favorite cherry recipes.
June 28, 2011
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Get ready for fireworks of flavor, prepared with summer’s best ingredients. Here are some of our top recipe picks for a sizzling 4th!
June 27, 2011
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Rich in fiber and packed with antioxidants, July is prime time for these little blue gems. With local availability peaking across the U.S., try some of our favorite ways to serve blueberries.
June 26, 2011
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Discover which popular beach destinations are near some of our stores. Don’t forget to pick up some of summer’s best beach essentials before you go!
June 25, 2011
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Grilling poultry can be tricky business.
June 25, 2011
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It’s summertime and the livin’ should be easy! Make the most of each day with easy solutions to help you enjoy the best of summer.
June 24, 2011
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While it’s fun to bask in the sun’s warmth, the consequences of too much sun are remarkably less fun. Check out these suncare pointers before you grab some rays.
June 19, 2011
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How will you enjoy the great outdoors this summer? Visit one of our stores to stock up before you take on some of the most scenic terrain in the U.S.
June 16, 2011
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Summertime means picnic time. And that means you need a collection of picnic-ready salad recipes. Here are some of our favorites featuring summer’s best flavors.
June 13, 2011
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Does summer’s best fun mean cooling water for you? Whether it’s at the lake, sea shore or poolside, enter to win our Life’s A Beach gift basket for lots of fun in the sun.
June 12, 2011
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From graduations to weddings, pool parties or simple family get-togethers , take the party outside or inside with these easy solutions for summer’s best celebrations.
June 12, 2011
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Seeking summer fun? Visit amusement parks, theme parks and more attractions near some of our stores and get your thrill on!
June 11, 2011
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Whether your Dad loves a classic burger or lives to try new things, we’ve got lots of offerings in our recipe collection to help you cook a great meal in his honor.
June 5, 2011
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Planning an art-inspired summer vacation? We’ve got you covered with both essential and unexpected destinations…and great provisions from our nearby stores.
June 1, 2011
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Daydreaming about exotic travel? Our Wine Guys will take you on a swirlwind tour of seven countries with our Top Ten Summer Wines, all from your own home.
May 30, 2011
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It’s lemonade time! Get ready for summer’s best squeeze and enter to win a pucker-perfect lemonade stand gift basket.
May 29, 2011
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Traveling to London this summer? Visit must-see destinations…all just a hop, skip or a tube stop from a neighborhood Whole Foods Market.
May 28, 2011
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Fire up the grill and get ready to dive into easy solutions for capturing every delicious bite of summer. Find the best of summer in your own backyard.
May 26, 2011
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Summer’s best burgers are here! Make your own or stop by our meat counter to check out our selection of grill-ready burgers.
May 23, 2011
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Memorable Recipes. Consider making these grill-friendly entrees, wonderful side dishes and delicious, light desserts part of your Memorial Day weekend plans.
May 23, 2011
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Whether you choose pork, beef, chicken, turkey, lamb, seafood or vegetarian options, celebrate sausage in all its diversity with these memorable crowd-pleasing recipes.
May 20, 2011
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Need a refresher on grilling techniques before BBQ season hits? Get some tips on how to grill everything from pineapple to pork chops!
May 11, 2011
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Discover easy livin’ and cooking with summer meals for 4 on a budget. Our Value Guru shares meal-planning solutions for summer-fresh savings.
May 10, 2011
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Strawberries are available throughout the summer and fall, but the absolute best flavor and value of the year is literally just around the corner. Celebrate the bounty of the strawberry fields.
May 9, 2011
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Ready, Set, Summer! Celebrate the season’s best and become the grill master of your dreams! Tell us your favorite way to make summer sizzle for a chance to win our Summer’s Best Grilling Basket.
May 7, 2011
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Exclusive to Whole Foods Market, refreshing Santa Cruz Organic Cherry Lemonade puts the cool into summertime.