Monday, September 7, 2015
Taking A Look At Great Foods To Eat While Road Tripping
When you are going on a road trip, the food you choose to eat will be important, as you will not only need to eat in the same way you do during normal days (that is, eating because your body needs food), but will need to make sure that your foods fulfill other purposes as well. Of course, one of the most important purposes your food must fulfill during a road trip is that it does not go bad while you are driving - which means no food that needs to be refrigerated (unless you want to deal with an ice box the whole trip!) - but even beyond this obvious necessity, there are a few other purposes you will want to make sure your foods fulfill as well. Foods that keep you awake: Having foods that will keep you awake when you are driving long distances is one thing that will be helpful - which usually means foods that last for a long time, while taking a long time to fill you up; a few foods to think of in this category are sunflower seeds (with the seeds on them!), popcorn, and crackers. Foods that fill you up: Of course, having food in the car that can fill you up will also be vital, and while it can be difficult to find foods that will keep in the car and will also fill you up, one option that you cannot go wrong with is peanut butter and honey sandwiches! Foods that give you energy: You will need lots of energy when you are taking a long drive, which is why finding foods that give you energy is a big plus; fruit is one of the best foods you can bring with you, as most of it will keep in the car, while also providing your body with much-needed energy. Make sure you are not just tossing food in the car when you are packing for a road trip; keep these tips in mind, and pack your food accordingly!