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Four Easy Ways To Eat Well in the New Year

Posted by Staff, National Agricultural Library in Food and Nutrition
Jul 29, 2021
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Eating well can fuel your body and help it to feel its best.

Do you have resolutions for healthy eating this year? Eating well can fuel your body and help it feel its best as you move through your day. Use these four simple ideas from to start the year with your health in mind.

  1. Try seasonal recipes for flavorful veggies. Add extra vegetables to your plate with healthy sides like Collard Greens and Cabbage and Asparagus Parmesan. Winter is also a great time for hearty soups like Lentil Soup or Broccoli Potato Soup.
  2. Create a healthy eating plan for the year. Use the tips and resources on’s Healthy Eating page to build healthy eating habits for you and your family. Start with one goal at a time and track your progress to see your accomplishments.
  3. Keep your food safe. Whether you are cooking your food or having it delivered, food safety helps you stay well.’s Food Safety on the Go page shares resources about food and grocery delivery, and the Safe Food Storage page has information about food prepared at home.
  4. Start healthy habits early. Eating well is important for the whole family. Use the activities, games, and videos in our Kids’ Corner to teach your children the importance of nutrition and encourage healthy choices as they grow.

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keran Dillon
Mar 08, 2022

Lets consider that every cells in our body is a battery, because it is, so the best way to fuel that battery is by using potential energy, for humans our best potential energy are found in the ground or grown on the trees, yes! we may used other animal as potential energy after neutralizing the toxin in it, for instance beef, beef have mineral and protein, selenium, zinc, vitamin B12, B6, niacin, phosphorus all convert in to energy that fuel our cells. vegetables and fruits with have all the colors of the rainbow, that have calcium, potassium, fiber, magnesium, and vitamins A,C, and E these are the fuels, we need to sustain a health body. when you chose to changes you life style to be more healthier think of the naturally grown food that are raw, electrically fuel with energy for your bodies chemical structure, with the right vitamins and mineral to fuel your body.

Isaac Robertson
Jun 21, 2022

Every holiday, we set aside our health. Now that I'm on the verge of middle adulthood, I say I can still eat and at the same time, exercise.