National School Breakfast Week is Here

Mar 03

National School Breakfast Week is Here

This week, March 2-6, is National School Breakfast Week, where we celebrate school breakfast with the ultimate goal of increasing student school breakfast participation. It’s really a simple idea, but one that can have a profound effect on a student’s academic performance. Recent studies show these academic benefits to breakfast consumption: Children who eat...

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Tuna Meals on a Budget

Mar 02

Tuna Meals on a Budget

Happy March! This month, fish is a Foods of the Month. Canned tuna fish is a budget-friendly staple to have on hand in your kitchen. Instead of making your typical tuna salad with canned tuna, make creative tuna meals. Here are our favorite canned tuna meals that don’t seem like they came from a regular can of tuna. These meals are both budget-friendly and...

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Too Tired for Recess?

Mar 02

Too Tired for Recess?

Well hey there! Last week, I heard the craziest thing. I saw one of my friends sitting on a bench while we all played tag at recess, so I went up to him and asked why he didn’t want to join in. He told me that he was just too tired for recess. Too tired for recess, the best part of the day?! I knew I had to help him figure out why, so I asked him if he’d been...

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Commit to Eating Breakfast in March

Mar 01

Commit to Eating Breakfast in March

We continue our series in which we are promoting healthy behaviors to be implemented and tracked for an entire month (and hopefully beyond). Last month we focused on eating low-fat foods so hopefully you were able to incorporate more healthy low-fat choices into your meals. The behavior to implement in March is to commit to eating a healthy breakfast all month long....

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Hardy Heart Spells Breakfast

Feb 27

Hardy Heart Spells Breakfast

Heart Month is coming to a close, but that doesn’t mean we have to stop eating healthy foods for your heart! Hardy Heart loves February, but he is also excited that next week is National School Breakfast Week because he knows how important the first meal of the day is for everyone! Watch as Hardy has to spell the word, breakfast, in The OrganWise Guys spelling...

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Lucky Penny

Feb 26

Lucky Penny

Hola amigos, I found a lucky penny! For those of you who don’t know what a lucky penny is, it’s when you find a heads-up penny and it’s supposed to bring you good luck all day. Yesterday at recess, while running around playing tag with my friends, I found one! I started thinking though and remembered that Calci had a championship basketball game and she could really...

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