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31 Meals to Plan for May Featuring Seasonal Foods like Swiss Chard and Kale

Keri Tidwell

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If you have a farmer’s market nearby, stop by and pick up some fresh in-season produce. Meet the farmers, ask them questions, and try new fruits and vegetables.

That is precisely how our family was introduced to Swiss chard and kale. I never would have thought to pick them up at the grocery store, but seeing them on display in all their beauty at the farmers market, I decided to give them a try. I took a chance, and now our family enjoys them whenever they are in season.

Combine fresh produce like Swiss chard and kale with whole grains and lean proteins, and you will have a diet that is great for overall health – and especially for colon health. If you struggle to find healthy meals that your family will actually enjoy, then May’s colon-healthy meal plan is just the ticket.

May’s In-Season Fruits and Vegetables:

  • Arugula
  • Asparagus
  • Avocado
  • Beets
  • Broccoli
  • Cauliflower
  • Kale
  • Lettuce
  • Mango
  • Mushrooms
  • Peas
  • Radishes
  • Spinach
  • Strawberries
  • Swiss Chard

Here is a sampling of the recipes included in the May Meal Plan:

The Complete Meal Plan for May

For these and other colon-healthy recipes, follow my Colon-Healthy Recipes board.



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