"A Celebration of Fruits and Veggies" Word Scramble

Did you know that September is "Fruits and Veggies—More Matters" Month? This is a great time to remember that the dietary guidelines for older adults suggest filling at least half our plate at each meal with fruits and vegetables. Sponsored by the Produce for Better Health Foundation, in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this recognition event reminds us of the many benefits we gain when we add more delicious, vitamin-rich produce to our menu.

Now that you've learned how to safely clean those delectable produce treats, give your brain a workout with this month’s puzzle, which contains scrambled names of nine favorite ways people cook with fruits and vegetables!



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