Feature Friday: Zoe Hayes

Feature Friday: Zoe Hayes

Feature Friday: Get to know the Orange Lily Group team 👨‍🍳👩‍⚕️ Meet our Garden Expert, Zoe! Zoe started with The Giving Garden LTC Program in late summer 2020. She helps plan, prepare, and care for our LTC gardens and recently assembled a greenhouse for a LTC home...
Sharing with The Giving Garden LTC Program

Sharing with The Giving Garden LTC Program

🌻 The weather is getting warmer and that means we are soon reopening our gardens again!  🌱 Our Garden Helpers at The Giving Garden LTC Program have been growing and caring for seedlings for the last couple months already! All the seeds we use are certified...
Happy Earth Day! 🌱🌍

Happy Earth Day! 🌱🌍

Part of our effort to contribute everyday to save our environment and care for our residents is the work we do through our program called The Giving Garden LTC Project.  🌳Our Vision: Nourishing lives by making food gardens accessible for everyone. 🥕Our...
Spotlight: Maria Biasutti, RD

Spotlight: Maria Biasutti, RD

Starting our spotlight off with an introduction to Maria, the founder of Orange Lily Group. Here is a short message from Maria: My name is Maria and I’m a Registered Dietitian in long term care in Ontario. My team of dietitians and food service experts are passionate...
Osteoporosis Canada – Calcium Calculator

Osteoporosis Canada – Calcium Calculator

Osteoporosis Canada provides a user-friendly tool that can calculate the amount of calcium consumed. Here are some examples for quick reference: 1cup/250ml Milk skim, 1%, 2%, whole or chocolate: 300mg 1cup/250ml Almond, Rice or Soy Beverage – Calcium-fortified:...