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5 vegetables at their peak right now (and how to enjoy them!)

Veggies: A source of kids’ worst dinner nightmares everywhere, often labeled as “boring.” However, these nutrient-filled powerhouses are key to a healthy diet and packed with more vitamins than anything Centrum can put into a bottle. And if you prepare them right, vegetables are anything but boring.

These days, you can get almost any vegetable at any time of the year, thanks to freezers, cans, and refrigerated transportation. However, these five veggies are currently in their peak season and at their freshest. Read on to find out how each benefits you and some suggestions for enjoying more green veggies this winter.

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Keto Chicken Cobb Salad in a Jar

If there's one thing I love, it's salad in a jar. I don't know if I like it so much because it's super convenient or because it's visually impressive, but I make at least three a week. For those of you who haven't heard of salad in a jar, prepare to have your mind blown.

You'll see lots of salads in a jar on this blog, because, well...I make lots of salads in a jar. Today, though, I'm going to share with you my absolute fave: Chicken Cobb. It's the perfect keto salad, delivering lots of healthy fats, while being hearty enough for a full meal that leaves you full til dinner. No wimpy salads over here. Grab your ingredients and let's get to layering.

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Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus Bundles

You can barely tell from the fluctuating temperatures outside, but spring is here! One of my favorite all-time vegetables is asparagus, and it's at its peak in the spring. Although you can find it fresh year round, this is the time of year when you can expect the flavor to be more pronounced and the price to be cheapest. Why not take advantage of this double whammy by whipping up this quick two-ingredient side dish for dinner tonight?

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