Celebrate Easter Without the Sugar

Apr 16

Celebrate Easter Without the Sugar

We shared these ideas last year and thought they would be helpful to pass along again! Plus, we are sharing past Easter and Passover healthy recipes! Navigating the holidays can be a challenge for families trying to make healthy choices. Easter can be a particularly tricky one since baskets filled with chocolate bunnies, cream-filled eggs, and jelly beans bombard...

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UIC Hosts an OrganWise Food Tasting

Apr 15

UIC Hosts an OrganWise Food Tasting

University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Chicago Partnership for Health Promotion (CPHP) has been using The OrganWise Guys programming in a variety of settings for a long time now. Each month, they bring Foods of the Month tastings to school lunchrooms in Chicago with the purpose of educating children about good nutrition and giving them a chance to try new foods. In...

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Meals with Fresh Beans

Apr 14

Meals with Fresh Beans

Springtime means fresh beans are in season! Fresh beans are a Foods of the Month in April so try to eat more of them. Get your dose of fresh beans with these fiber and vitamin filled meals that are both tasty and healthy: Whole Wheat Gnocchi with Green Beans - We made this tasty dish last year and it was so yummy it bears repeating! Check out the picture by clicking...

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The Home Stretch

Apr 14

The Home Stretch

Hola amigos, We are back from Sping Break. It was nice to be away from school for the week, and now, we have less than two months of school left. It is muy importante (Spanish for “very important”) to keep ahead on your school work as the year comes to a close. We’ve been working hard all year long, so don’t let all your hard work go to waste! Keep studying, doing...

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An OrganWise Garden

Apr 11

An OrganWise Garden

Because it’s National Gardening Month, I wanted to share some pictures from my own personal garden here at OWG Headquarters in Duluth, Georgia. Make sure to take note of the colorful garden signs and my handsome husband, Bob, working hard! What OrganWise ‘goodies’ are you growing this...

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Pass the Aloe

Apr 10

Pass the Aloe

Hello fellow OrganWise Guys Club Members, I am writing to you from a hotel room at the beach. I am not actually outside enjoying the beach with my family, as I got sunburned. Bad. I know how important sunscreen is, but after getting sunscreened up in the morning, I thought I’d be all set for the day. Boy was I wrong! It is important to reapply at least every few...

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