This resource provides general information for planning nutritious menus that align with the CACFP.
It features key information for:
- learning more about the meal pattern requirements,
- discovering good practices for planning meals and snacks, and • getting ideas for preparing nutritious and appealing dishes.
It also features the following menu planning tools:
- Sample menu
- Shopping list
- Menu planning template
- Tip sheets
Menu Planning Basics: A Guide for CACFP Operators in Child Care