Healthy Snacks to Put a Spring in Your Step

Cal Giant | March 2, 2021

March is National Nutrition Month! Choosing healthy snacks is just as important as planning a nutritious meal.These sweet and satisfying snacks featuring California Giant berries are sure to inspire you to snack smart.

Rollin' Into Healthy Choices

California Giant strawberries and cucumbers area great healthy snack! Enjoy these red beauties at snacktime in the form of a kid-friendly peanut butter roll that is both delicious and healthy!

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Strawberries are naturally sweet, but they also are loaded with Vitamin C, which plays a role in immune function. A single serving of 8 strawberries fulfills your recommended value of Vitamin C for the whole day! 

Pro Tip: When planning your meals for the week, plan your snacks in advance too to curb cravings.

 

A Blue-tiful Healthy Snack 

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These bars are naturally sweetened with California Giant blueberries and Medjool dates, so this recipe is a great alternative to sugar-laden snacks. Plus, a cup of fresh blueberries contains only 84 calories, and they are full of antioxidants!

Pro Tip: These bars also make a great on-the-go healthy breakfast!

 

Just Grab a Handful

You can never go wrong with grabbing a handful of California Giant berries! It may sound simple, but strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, and raspberries are naturally sweet and satisfying. No additional sugar needed! Fresh berries are high in fiber, which helps with digestion, and helps increase feelings of being full! 

Pro Tip: Always store berries in the refrigerator for maximum freshness. 

 

What is your favorite healthy berry snack? Tell us in the comments!

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