Health, Happenings, & Inspiration

10 Tips to Get Your Family Hiking

10 Tips to Get Your Family Hiking

The best way to live a healthy active lifestyle is to find activities that you and your family enjoy. Sports like running and cycling can be limiting depending on the age or skill of group members, but hiking has very few limitations for age or skill. In fact, hiking...

Adventure Racing

Adventure Racing

Adventure Racing is a hot new trend that offers families an opportunity to bond through adventure and overcoming obstacles. These races are a great way to be active together and inspire healthiness, happiness and individuality. Our goal is to inspire and enable...

10 ESSENTIALS TO GET YOU HIKING

10 ESSENTIALS TO GET YOU HIKING

Hiking is a wonderful and wholesome way to immerse yourself in the outdoors! It is wonderful because you can discover nature at whatever pace you’re comfortable with.  And with a little planning and prep on the front end, it’s a wholesome and healthy family...

15 Ways to Get Your Steps In Every Day

15 Ways to Get Your Steps In Every Day

Wholesome to the Core is about living your best life including being active and healthy. One of the best ways to be active is to get your steps in. And 10,000 steps is about more than hitting the goal on your fitbit. Research studies point to the fact that 10,000...

10 Ways to Make Earth Day an Everyday Priority

10 Ways to Make Earth Day an Everyday Priority

1. Plant a Tree. Go to your local nursery or garden center and plant a tree with a friend or child.  Better yet, sponsor a classroom by purchasing tree seeds and have them plant the seeds and watch them grow. This starts a dialog about the importance of trees in...

20 Easter Brunch Inspirations

20 Easter Brunch Inspirations

One of the best ways to live Wholesome to the Core is to share good food with family and friends. With Easter just days away, here’s a few inspiring recipes for your Easter celebration. Whether you are in charge of the entire meal or just contributing a dish, we have...

10 Recipes Made #BetterWithBosc

10 Recipes Made #BetterWithBosc

It’s a great year for Bosc pears – that delicious variety that stays a little firmer, has its telltale unassuming light brown skin, and tastes… well, amazing. The sweet-spice flavor of a Bosc pear can complement a variety of dishes both sweet and savory. While...

7 Holiday Traditions to Start This Year

7 Holiday Traditions to Start This Year

Whether starting a tradition with family or friends, here are a few of our favorites - old, new and memorable! 1. Christmas Tree Hunting Getting a Christmas tree may seem like a simple tradition, but making a day out of the activity can maximize the quality time spent...

Ride the Wind Day

Ride the Wind Day

I know what you’re thinking… no, we didn’t make this up! Ride the Wind Day is a celebration of the anniversary of the first human-powered flight to win the Kremer prize. The prize was awarded on August 23rd 1977 to the Gossamer Condor 2, built by Dr. Paul B MacCready...

Growing Healthy Kids and Healthy Habits

Growing Healthy Kids and Healthy Habits

We’re passionate about growing healthy apples, pears, cherries, and blueberries, but that’s not where the story ends. For years, Rainier Fruit has put our support behind programs that encourage healthy eating and active lifestyles for children. We started in our own...