Windy Loves Healthy Lung Month

Oct 17

Windy Loves Healthy Lung Month

  October is Healthy Lung Month. Naturally, Windy, the lungs thinks this is a fantastic celebration! During this month (and throughout the year, of course!), make sure to get plenty of exercise as this ‘works out’ your lungs. Also, make sure not to smoke, because as we all know, this is not only harmful to your lungs but your health in general. If...

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Scary Food

Oct 16

Scary Food

Hello fellow OrganWise Guys Club Members, We’ve all heard the expression “don’t play with your food,” but yesterday, I just couldn’t help myself. You see, with all this Halloween talk I have scarecrows, ghosts, and witches on my brain. I sat down for lunch yesterday, looked down on my plate, and I just saw it … I had all the right shapes to make a scarecrow out of...

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OrganWise Costumes for Halloween

Oct 15

OrganWise Costumes for Halloween

It’s always fun to see the original and innovative costumes that come about during Halloween, but nothing makes us more giddy than seeing people dressed up as The OrganWise Guys! Over the years, we have received pictures from some of our fabulous educators who take creativity to the next level by dressing up as “the Guys” or even dressing up the...

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National School Lunch Week 2014

Oct 14

National School Lunch Week 2014

It’s National School Lunch Week (NSLW) 2014!! This year’s theme is all about balancing the healthy foods served in your school’s cafeteria with physical activity. Are you participating in NSWL festivities this year? If so, we’d love to hear what you are doing. If you need some last minute ideas, be sure to check out the School Nutrition...

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Just One Candy a Day

Oct 13

Just One Candy a Day

Hi there! The title of this blog may be a bit confusing, so let me explain. Why are we saying one candy a day? Normally we are talking all about my favorite fruits and vegetables and how many of them you should be eating every day. But this time of year it’s easy to find candy everywhere you go, especially when you go trick-or-treating. After trick-or-treating,...

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Apples and Winter Squash – Savory

Oct 13

Apples and Winter Squash – Savory

Last week, we featured a sweet way to eat apples and winter squash together (the two October Foods of the Month). This week, we bring you a savory version of this combination to make for a weeknight meal. Roasting apples and winter squash with olive oil, salt and pepper, and sage makes this dish a comfort meal that is great for a chilly fall evening. Not only is...

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