Most people would agree that it’s a good idea to have as many vegetables in your diet as possible. The best diet is really one which consists almost entirely of vegetables, and you also need to try and get as many kinds of vegetables as you possibly can too. If you can manage that, you will probably find that you are much more likely to be healthy, happy and energetic. So how can you actually incorporate more vegetables into your diet? Here are some of the major ways to do so that you might want to consider.
Improve Upon Bland Veggies
Sometimes, some of the most important vegetables in terms of your health are also the most bland, and you might find yourself feeling uninspired to eat them. That’s why it’s a useful thing to be able to know how to improve upon bland vegetables, and as it happens that is actually relatively easy to do. For instance, you can spice up cauliflower by trying out a parmesan roast cauliflower dish, or use honey to roast carrots in a more yummy way. There are always ways to improve bland veggies, and doing so will inspire you to get more of it into your diet.
Add Vegetables To Your Breakfast
We all know that breakfast is an important meal, but are you actually making the most of it by incorporating some vegetables into it? This is something that a lot of people do who are eager to have more nutrients in their diet, and it’s a very simple and straightforward way to make that happen. You can also add fruit, of course, for instance by adding berries and apple slices to your porridge. Once you start getting a little creative here, you will find it really helps in improving your diet.
Try A Smoothie
Another way to do this is to simply have a daily smoothie. You can put whatever you like into that smoothie, and it’s a perfect opportunity to actually be able to use your creativity with regard to your food. You might decide upon having a daily breakfast smoothie of kale, spinach, frozen mango and ginger, for example, thereby getting pretty much all your major nutrients in one. For added extra healthiness, consider also putting some flaxseeds in there. This is always a great option and won’t change the flavor of the smoothie at all.
Grow Your Own
Finally, you might want to consider growing your own vegetables as well, as this is actually a pretty good way of making sure that you are likely to eat plenty of veggies. If you have some in your garden then you are much more likely to eat them, after all. What’s more, most people find it a real joy to grow their own veg, and it’s something that you might find peaceful and engaging, so it’s definitely worth trying out if you haven’t already.
Those are just some of the major ways to get more vegetables into your diet on a daily basis.
What have you done to incorporate more vegetables into your diet? Let me know in the comments below!