Family Mealtime Matters

Oct 01

Family Mealtime Matters

If your family is anything like mine, then it is constantly busy and on-the-go. With two full-time working parents, a 5-year-old, a 3-year-old and a third little one making an appearance in a few short weeks, quality time together is challenging. Between afterschool activities, homework (still nothing too extensive yet!), preparing lunches and getting everything...

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Extension Conference Recap

Sep 30

Extension Conference Recap

We had a blast two weeks ago at the National Extension Association Family and Consumer Sciences (NEAFCS) Conference in Lexington, KY! We love this conference because we get to meet new friends and see familiar faces who have been using The OrganWise Guys nutrition education materials for many years. Here are some pictures of our Extension Agent friends who we got to...

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Shopping on a Budget in September

Sep 29

Shopping on a Budget in September

It’s the end of the month and we have some great budget saving tips for you on tomatoes and whole grains, the two September Foods of the Month! To recap, this month we created four different dishes – a whole grain pizza that could be a light meal or snack, a tomato salad, a hearty whole grain pasta dish for a family dinner or for a week’s worth of...

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A New Baby

Sep 29

A New Baby

Hey everybody! This weekend, my aunt had her baby boy! That means for the next few years of family gatherings, I’ll have a little baby to play with! I got to see him yesterday, and he was so tiny! I even got to hold him, which I was so nervous about, but my aunt said I did a good job. She even said that he smiled more with me than her! My heart is so full of love...

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Family Health and Fitness Day

Sep 26

Family Health and Fitness Day

As if giggles and smiles aren’t enough of a reason to get active with your family, Saturday, September 27, 2014, is Family Health & Fitness Day. This national health and fitness event promotes family involvement in physical activity, one of the goals of the U.S. Surgeon General’s Report on Physical Activity and Health. Look to your local health clubs,...

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Fall, Where Are You?

Sep 25

Fall, Where Are You?

Hola amigos! I don’t know about all of you, but I am ready for some cool, crisp fall weather. The fall equinox was Monday, but it’s still feeling a bit too much like el verano (Spanish for “summer”) for me. I am ready to pull out my scarf and light jacket and jump into a pile of leaves! Hopefully, this last bit of warm weather will say “adios” and we can make the...

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