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National Nutrition Month 2024: Enjoy With Miltons

March is dedicated the National Nutrition Month. Believe it or not, National Nutrition Month has been observed for over 50 years. It was launched in 1973 by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to raise awareness of the benefits of healthy eating and fitness habits and help people learn how to implement positive changes in their lives.


oday, more information and resources are available than ever, but sifting through it all can be overwhelming. This is where brands like Milton’s come in, we reimagine what people eat by providing innovative, delicious, better-for-you food.s.

You can find options catering to organic and gluten free diets, from crackers to cauliflower crust pizza. Milton’s also provides recipes created by registered dieticians to help shoppers make the most of every purchase. Whether you like Milton’s products straight from the package or you’re looking for ways to take them to the next level, you’ll find everything you need to create meals that are perfect for National Nutrition Month 2024.

Why Nutrition Matters

You’ve heard the saying, “You are what you eat.” It’s true in a way. What you eat impacts how you feel physically, mentally, and emotionally. It affects your quality of life and longevity. Food plays a crucial role in your ongoing comfort and function.

In some cases, food choices help you avoid negative consequences. Some people choose gluten free products because of sensitivities or intolerances that cause digestive discomfort. Others opt for plant-based diets for both health and environmental reasons. Regardless, you should also think about quality foods that deliver the nutrition you need for strength and energy.

National Nutrition Month is all about learning to make the best food choices to sustain your body and mind. It’s about promoting the benefits of a nutritious diet and developing mindful eating habits. Small changes can make a big difference in your life, and Milton’s has products and recipes designed to help you on your way.

Featured Recipes From a Registered Dietician

If you’re looking for ways to observe National Nutrition Month 2024, there’s no shortage of options to explore. That said, it can be difficult to sift through all the information and recipes available to you. Why not let a registered dietician do the heavy lifting for you with suggestions for nutritious substitutions for some of your favorite meals?

With a range of Milton’s products on hand, including Cauliflower Crust Pizzas and and Gluten Free Crackers, you have everything you need to create delicious meals that help you meet your nutrition goals. You might think putting time and effort into changing your eating habits is going to impact your daily routine, adding to your already busy schedule. Nothing could be further from the truth.

Adding Milton’s products and recipes to your weekly meal planning could end up saving you time. Cauliflower crust pizzas are a prime example. You can cook and eat them as is or add your own toppings to create personalized pies. Milton’s even has recipes crafted by registered dieticians that are perfect for National Nutrition Month. 

Pickle Pizza Recipe

Pickles are a popular addition to sandwiches, burgers, and hot dogs, but lately, they’ve been making appearances in other types of dishes, including pizza. For the pickle lovers out there, it’s easier than you might expect to craft a delicious pizza featuring this unique topping.

Start with a Milton’s Margherita Four Cheese Cauliflower Crust Pizza. Arrange sliced dill pickles on top, along with thinly sliced red onions, then sprinkle chopped fresh dill over the whole pie. Place the pizza directly on the oven rack and bake for 12-15 minutes at 425°F for a beautifully crisp crust and a mouthwatering blend of savory cheese and zesty pickles.

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Pesto Chicken Pizza Recipe

If you already enjoy BBQ chicken pizza and you’re looking to switch it up by pairing your favorite lean protein with a different flavor profile, you’re sure to love the added richness and complexity of basil pesto. Start with Milton’s Margherita Four Cheese Cauliflower Crust Pizza.

Layer on your favorite veggies, like diced bell peppers and sliced red onions. These fresh ingredients not only add complementary flavors, but the beautiful color creates a feast for the eyes before you even dig in. Next, add shredded rotisserie chicken and drizzle the whole thing with pesto. Pop in the oven at 425°F for 12-15 minutes and then drizzle with balsamic glaze for a sweet, tangy counterpoint to your savory ingredients.

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Crispy Fish Tacos Recipe

If you’re looking to upgrade Taco Tuesdays during National Nutrition Month, you’ll be happy to hear that Milton’s offers recipes to satisfy your taste buds and your desire for gluten free fare. Start with a firm white fish like cod, tilapia, or mahi mahi.

Next, make the breading for the fish using Gluten Free Crackers. Grind a bag of Milton’s Olive Oil & Sea Salt Gluten Free Crackers in your food processor, then toss with your favorite seasoning (taco blend, Cajun seasoning, etc.).

Beat an egg in a separate bowl to dip cubed fish in before dredging it in crumbs. Throw it in the air fryer for 8-10 minutes. Add crunchy, cooked fish to tortillas and top with a slaw made from shredded red and green cabbage, sliced red onions, cilantro, and lime.

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National Nutrition Month 2024 Recipes

National Nutrition Month is an opportunity to evaluate your current diet and have some fun figuring out ways to and get on track for the healthy and fulfilling lifestyle you want. 

Where can you find Milton’s  in your area? Take advantage of convenient online purchasing options or find a store near you.

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