Products to Try:
Include these products in your Meijer shopping cart for easy back to school meals:
Diet A&W Root Beer
Quench your thirst with a cold, refreshing Diet A&W Root Beer for a delicious treat. Try all four flavors: A&W Root Beer, A&W Diet Root Beer, A&W Cream Soda and A&W Diet Cream Soda. Today, regular and diet A&W Root Beer are the number one root beers in all measurable channels. A&W Cream Soda is the top branded cream soda.
Barilla Plus Pasta – Rotini
Made from wholesome multi-grain ingredients, Barilla PLUS offers a well-rounded approach to balanced nutrition with the great taste and premium ingredients people expect from Barilla.
Barilla PLUS goes far beyond the benefits of whole-wheat pasta, first by offering a taste, color and texture similar to traditional Barilla pasta, resulting in a palate-pleasing meal, and also by delivering twice as much fiber as regular pasta. With 40-percent more protein than regular pasta, Barilla PLUS also is a good source of protein. Furthermore, Barilla PLUS contains heart-healthy omega-3 and is lower in fat than other protein sources like chicken, ground beef and salmon – nutrition never tasted so good.
Smart Balance Milk Lowfat (1%) Milk with Omega-3 and Vitamin E
Smart Balance Milk provides1% Low-fat milk that tastes as rich and creamy as whole milk and has 30% more calcium and protein than whole milk. You’ll also get the health benefits of heart-healthy EPA/DHA Omega-3s and antioxidant Vitamin E.
Bumble Bee tuna
Families all across America have grown up on the delicious taste of Bumble Bee. They've enjoyed our family of products in sandwiches, salads, casseroles... even right out of the can!
Today, whether it's our Bumble Bee, King Oscar or Orleans brands, families still rely on the full line of Bumble Bee products for premium quality they can trust.
Ocean Spray 100% Juice
It doesn't get more "straight from the bog" than this. 100% Cranberry Juice. Made from the ripest cranberries and blended with other fruit juices with no artificial colors, preservatives or flavors. We don't even add sugar. It's naturally refreshing and full of real fruit flavor and is loaded with Vitamin C.
DelMonte Fruit Cups
Balance and moderation are key to achieving good nutrition. Eating a balanced diet is the best advice for busy families, and this means including plenty of grains, vegetables and fruits, and limiting foods high in fats, saturated fats and cholesterol. Keep portion sizes reasonable and exercise regularly.
Del Monte Foods offers a wide variety of single serving fruits for lunch boxes and backpacks. Keep a supply in the refrigerator for healthy after-school or after-exercise snacks.
Hellmann’s Light Mayo
Choosing a light mayonnaise is not an excuse to serve anything less than great taste and big flavor. Delicious, double-whisked Hellmann's® Light mayonnaise – for when nothing but that great Hellmann's® flavor will do. And now, Hellmann's® Light is made with 100% certified cage free eggs.
Ragu Pasta Sauce
Ragu gives kids more than a full serving of veggies in every half cup of red sauce. And it’s all natural, without any additives or preservatives. Since 1937, Ragu has brought smiles to kids’ faces with our delicious, all natural pasta sauce. Today, we’re more committed than ever to providing busy moms and dads with more ways to make nutritious, easy to prepare meals that are just right for fueling growing appetites – and imaginations.
All natural, low fat, a good source of lycopene, vitamins A and C — and more than a full serving of veggies in every 1/2 cup of sauce.
Wishbone Salad Dressing
Want a really robust, full-flavored dressing? Try our improved Wish-Bone® Italian dressing, bursting with more herbs & spices. We took our original famous Italian dressing recipe, already filled with Italian herbs and spices, and then we packed it full of even more herbs, seasonings and flavors for an extra zesty boost of flavor you'll love!
Country Crock Light
Shedd’s Spread Country Crock Light provides Country fresh taste and great spreadability, with 75% less saturated fat than butter, half the calories of butter and no cholesterol.
Rice and pasta blend with broccoli florets in a cheddar cheese sauce. With Knorr sides, create great-tasting meals that are quick and easy.
Lipton Tea is 100% natural. No additives, preservatives or colorings. Lipton Teas, made from real tea leaves, naturally contain protective antioxidants. We take the best tea leaves and naturally decaffeinate them using pure water to create the subtle flavor and aroma of LIPTON Decaffeinated Green Tea. It’s an all natural way to get a healthy dose of flavonoid antioxidants.
Sun, August 8, 2010
by Healthy Living Dietitians