Eat More Vegetables and Fruit

Dive into the first Healthy Habits challenge: add at least 3 servings of vegetables and fruit to your daily diet. Find recipes, nutrition tips, and coaching advice to help reach your goals.

12 Ways to Eat More Vegetables and Fruit

Join Cooking Light in our effort to change the way we approach fruits and vegetables. With our easy tips, you’ll be on your way to five a day. By Sidney Fry, MS, RD

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Healthy Smoothie Ideas

Smoothie Break

•   Whirl up some low fat milk or yogurt, 1/2 cup frozen fruit and a banana for a super delicious smoothie – and 2 entire fruit servings!

•   Blend up a large batch and freeze in single portions for an easy on-the-go breakfast or snack.

•   Surprisingly, some vegetables make great fiber-filling smoothie additions. Try carrots, a 1/2 cup of creamy canned pumpkin, or cooked sweet potato for a tasty addition. Try our Cucumber, Apple, and Mint Cooler (shown) for a refreshing, low-calorie smoothie that banks 1 serving of vegetables.

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