Why Meals Matter
When family or friends come together to share a meal, they are sharing more than just food. Shared meals create time for connection and learning.
At Dairy Council of California we believe that family meals matter and encourage everyone to share a meal with a friend or relative at least once a day.
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A healthy diet is based on eating a variety of nutrient-rich foods from each of the five food groups. But some foods offer additional health benefits beyond basic nutrition. These all-star foods not only provide nutrients but they may play a role in reducing your risk of disease – making them some of the best foods to eat.
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Meal Ideas + Recipes
Our meal ideas and recipes are reviewed by a registered dietitian to account for nutrition, taste, and even the realities of preparing meals in our busy lives.
What’s Your Calcium Intake?
See if you’re getting enough calcium from the foods you eat.
Eat for Health
Our articles provide tips and advice for healthy living and encourage you to make the best diet and exercise choices most of the time. We will also help you make and set realistic goals that you can meet. Plus, learn about eating for long-term health.