Spring 2015 Health Link Online

HealthLink Online

Uniting Children, Parents, Caregivers, and Health Professionals

Nutrition Tips from USDA

Nutrition Tips from USDA

Use the USDA website links in this article to help staff and families focus on individual nutrition ideas. Invite families to use the web links to plan how they feed their children at home.  Look at all these and more on the USDA website at www.ChooseMyPlate.gov. Snack Ideas from each food group:  grains, vegetables, fruits, dairy, protein, and combinations of two or more food groups. http://www.choosemyplate.gov/preschoolers/healthy-habits/snack-ideas.html%20

Develop Healthy Eating Habits:

10 Tips Nutrition Education Series (in English and in Spanish). These single sheet lists have eye-catching graphics. See the complete list at http://www.choosemyplate.gov/healthy-eating-tips/ten-tips.html. Here are some examples: