Tip #14: Explore New Foods & Flavors
In order to be properly nourished, you should eat variety of different foods. If you eat the same healthy foods day in and day out, it may not be giving you what you need. In fact, the very theme of this month's National Nutrition Month, "Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right," was developed in appreciation of the flavors that various foods have to offer. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics offers some solutions in this great video:
March is National Nutrition Month! We have committed to do 14 blog posts that tackle an important topic in food and nutrition. To see all the posts we have done including some from previous years, click on “National Nutrition Month” under blog category.
Although National Nutrition Month 2014 is over, our we hope that you are enjoying the taste of eating right throughout the year - by enjoying a variety of lean proteins, grains, fruits, vegetables, nuts, beans/legumes and low-fat dairy foods.