The Office of Personnel Management has posted nearly 70 recipes from its Feds Get Fit Healthy Recipe Challenge online here.
I haven’t had a chance to try any of them yet, but there’s a wide variety of dishes that sound pretty tasty. They’ve got some vegan foods, breakfast foods, turkey and veggie chilis, and even some bison dishes. You can also find Social Security Administration employee Melissa Knoll’s award-winning roasted tomato curry coconut soup with shrimp and peas.
This challenge was one of OPM Director John Berry’s “wellness” ideas for encouraging federal employees to take a little more care of themselves. Berry hopes a leaner, healthier work force will be happier, more productive and have to go to the doctor less often.