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What should each meal and snack include?

Like breakfast should be a protein, carb and fruit... Something like that. For 3 meals and 1 snack.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:50 AM on Dec. 7, 2010 in Diet & Fitness

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  • All of my meals have a protein (meat) a starch (potatoes, pasta, rice) and a veggie.
    Most of our snacks are fruits or veggies. Of course the occasional sweet or dessert is welcome.
    Winter1derland

    Answer by Winter1derland at 2:22 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • As long as you're getting the appropriate amount of servings from each food group, it doesn't matter what meal they are in. However, I do find it a little easier to eat fruit in the morning than a vegetable.
    Averylee85

    Answer by Averylee85 at 6:49 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • Proteins
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 7:50 AM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • you should just make sure you are eating all of your food groups daily. Split it up accordingly
    momoflilangel

    Answer by momoflilangel at 2:39 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • It's a good idea to get at least SOME lean protein into your snack, too, like some Wasa crackers with hummus or a hard boiled egg or plain Greek yogurt with fresh fruit. From there, just make sure you're following the food pyramid, and get a good balance of whole grains, fruits, veggies, dairy, and lean proteins. You can go to MyPyramid.org to get good info that is current.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 6:38 PM on Feb. 3, 2011

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