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A Quick Whine Before Moving On

Mandy Jackson-Beverly | Posted 04.29.2014 | Fifty
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

Recently, a friend and I were talking about where we are in our lives, and where we are isn't exactly where we thought we'd be.

How One Woman Brought Kale To France

Dark Rye | Posted 02.27.2014 | Taste
Dark Rye

At farmers' markets and shops and restaurants, kale was as absent as a rude waiter.

Will Facebook Do an About-Face on Its Puny 401(k) Policy?

Jane White | Posted 04.27.2014 | Business
Jane White

We have a perfect storm of rich companies deciding to stick it to their employees. There has been little buzz about recent findings that Facebook offered no matching contribution to its employees' 401(k) accounts in 2012 and 2013.

Surviving a Spouse's Health Kick

Mary K. Moore | Posted 04.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Mary K. Moore

With the new year often come resolutions to get in shape. But what happens when one partner gets on a health kick and leaves the rest of the family in...

Kim Bellware

Whole Foods Denies Single Mom Was Fired Because Of Son's Snow Day | Kim Bellware | Posted 02.10.2014 | Business

CHICAGO -- Whole Foods is pushing back against claims a single mother was unjustly terminated for staying home from work on a snow day to care for her...

Tax Dodging by Big Businesses Hurts Our Kids and Is Not Sustainable

James P. Hoffa | Posted 03.30.2014 | Business
James P. Hoffa

At a time when more elected officials are turning their attention to income inequality in this country, increasing corporate tax breaks is no way to address it. Workers and their families are struggling to make ends meet. Communities are broken.

Meatless Monday: Welcome, Class -- Online Plant-Based Culinary Education Begins Today

Ellen Kanner | Posted 03.22.2014 | Green
Ellen Kanner

"It's absolutely massive -- it's everything I know about the foundational cooking principles of plant-based cuisine," says Chad Sarno. "It has over 20...

So What if Processed Foods Have Slightly Fewer Calories?

Lindsay Hill | Posted 03.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Lindsay Hill

Weight loss and health improvements will only occur when people eliminate junk food and replace it with whole, satisfying and nutrient-dense foods, some of which may (gasp!) have slightly more calories than processed foods.

11 Awesome (And Natural!) Beauty Products You Can Find At Whole Foods

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style

By now, we've all discovered the beauty treasure trove that is the drugstore. But what about Whole Foods? While you're perusing the local produce and ...

7 Superfoods To Eat In 2014

Manuel Villacorta | Posted 03.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Manuel Villacorta

If you're looking for some new power foods to pack into your diet in 2014, I have seven recommendations. These are seven superfoods from my own Peruvian culture, and all are now available in the U.S.

Chobani's Surprising Response To Whole Foods Diss

CNBC | Anna Andrianova | Posted 12.20.2013 | Business

After Whole Foods announced it won't sell Chobani yogurt starting next year, Chobani's CEO told CNBC on Thursday that it will not hurt the business. ...

Vitamins vs. Whole Foods

Kathy Freston | Posted 02.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Kathy Freston

Some big news about vitamins not working -- and even causing harm -- has been all over the airways recently, so I reached out to T. Colin Campbell, author of the new bestseller Whole: Rethinking the Science of Nutrition, who has been saying as much for years.

Whole Foods To Drop Chobani

Posted 12.19.2013 | Business

Whole Foods Market has announced plans to stop selling Chobani Greek yogurt by early 2014, the Wall Street Journal reports. The company plans to make ...

Sweet Memories From Pastry Chef Laura Sawicki

Dark Rye | Posted 02.16.2014 | Taste
Dark Rye

Laura Sawicki is a pastry chef, but she's also a creative artist.

PHOTOS: A Very Brooklyn Whole Foods Opens In Brooklyn

Posted 12.17.2013 | New York

Brooklyn's first ever Whole Foods opened Tuesday morning. The new store, at 3rd Avenue and 3rd Street in Gowanus, is, well, very Brooklyn: Vinyl recor...

The Power of "Thank You"

Cathy Leibow | Posted 02.15.2014 | Business
Cathy Leibow

According to research by Forbes, 83 percent of the organizations they studied suffer from a deficit in recognition. And they found that 87 percent of the recognition programs offered focused on tenure.

Even More Denmark: A Gathering of Chocolate and Beer

Dark Rye | Posted 02.03.2014 | Taste
Dark Rye

Danes are making our holidays sweeter than ever. Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergsø, in particular, is brewing up some celebratory specials.

Back to the Roots: Nikhil and Alejandro Perfect a Niche to Spread Their Fungus

Steve Mariotti | Posted 01.31.2014 | Business
Steve Mariotti

Nikhil Arora and Alejandro Velez of Back to the Roots have done just that -- twice. They perfected the art of mini mushroom farming, and then applied their technique to aquaponics.

In Living Color: Plant Dyeing With Sasha Duerr

Dark Rye | Posted 01.26.2014 | Taste
Dark Rye

Sasha Duerr was a painter, but something in her oil paints was making her sick. She looked to the natural world and found a rich bounty of color that artificially produced paints couldn't begin to duplicate.

WATCH: Keeping Up A Glorious Cider-Making Tradition

Dark Rye | Posted 01.25.2014 | Taste
Dark Rye

Wes Mickel honors the great tradition of the beverage he's sharing with the world.

Kate Sheppard

Walmart's Climate Record Doesn't Live Up To Promises, Report Finds | Kate Sheppard | Posted 11.13.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON -– Walmart, the world's largest retailer, has received positive press in recent years for its promises to go green. The company began iss...

Simple Ways to Eat Clean for Overall Wellness

Linden Schaffer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Linden Schaffer

I'm not saying you have to give up eating cheeseburgers or skip bacon at brunch. What I am saying is that you should be more conscious about where your food comes from.

How My Pineapple Became a Computer Lab

Heritage Radio Network | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Heritage Radio Network

It starts with a banana that turns into a college scholarship for a young woman in Rwanda. Or a pineapple that becomes a computer lab. It's women who have started their own businesses in the poorest areas of Central America, and pineapple farmers who are learning to read.

Stand Publicly Naked in San Francisco, but Have an ID

Mara Menachem | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
Mara Menachem

As you know from my last piece, "Chugging the California 'Cool' Aid", I've recently re-located to the Bay Area from Miami. Miami is unique and drippi...

Celebs Obsessed With Whole Foods

The Huffington Post | Debra Lipson | Posted 10.18.2013 | Celebrity

An urban oasis full of lush greenery, a boundless feast and never-ending free gifts. Paradise? No, this is Whole Foods. Since 1980, the Americ...