How to Cure the Picky Eater

Mar 06

How to Cure the Picky Eater

Mealtime frown faces can be tough. The “picky eater” is the child with a short list of foods they will eat due to texture, taste, and visual preferences. Changing taste buds and appetites are a natural part of growing up, so don’t be alarmed when your child says every vegetable is “icky.” Not to be confused with more serious eating disorders, the picky eater will...

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Can I just Keep the Change?

Mar 05

Can I just Keep the Change?

Hey team, In math, we’ve been learning about making change when someone pays for something. It seems so simple, four quarters in a dollar, what more do you need to know? Turns out, a lot more. The nickels, dimes, and pennies, well, the possibilities are practically endless! This is why I’ve been having my mom quiz me with change-related math problems when we drive...

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Bite Into a Healthy Lifestyle with National Nutrition Month

Mar 04

Bite Into a Healthy Lifestyle with National Nutrition Month

The month of March plays host to National Nutrition Month. To keep this observance fresh each year, the Academy of Nutriton and Dietetics comes up with a new theme promoting the adoption of healthy eating and physical activity habits – of which we know The OrganWise Guys are huge fans! This year the theme “Bite Into a Healthy Lifestyle” encourages...

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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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