(These tips brought to you by D.C. Central Kitchen’s Healthy Corner Stores)

How Do I Eat It? 

  • Strawberries can be enjoyed by themselves but for more creative ways
  • Try to top your cake to add a vibrant red touch
  • They are delicious dipped in chocolate or peanut butter
  • You can add them to a fruit smoothie
  • You can try to add them to salad

Why Should I Eat It?

  • Eating strawberries can decrease your blood sugar! Who knew a sweet fruit could do that?
  • They help keep you young and your mind sharp
  • They help keep your heart pumping blood through your veins and help you live longer
  • Strawberries can help relieve arthritis so you will have less aches and pains


Don’t forget to visit one of the 62 participating corner stores to purchase fresh fruits, vegetables and healthy snacks. Need a list of participating corner stores? Click here.