There’s no such thing as an instant energy-boosting food (Elon Musk, get on that, will you?), but these natural foods come deliciously close.
They’re the number one breakfast food for a reason! “Eggs provide high-quality protein and heart-healthy monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fatty acids and help stay energized and prevent overeating,” says Elisa Zied, R.D.N., C.D.N., author of Younger Next Week and Food, Fitness & Fiction blogger. (Psst! Find out What Happens to Your Body When You Eat Eggs!)
Snacking on these powerful berries can help you beat that post-lunch slump. They’re low in sugar, but high in fiber, a powerful combination to keep your body humming with energy. The best part is that you can throw in anything: salads, yogurt, smoothies, or just enjoy them on their own. Bonus: They’re one of the 15 Most Antioxidant-Packed Fruits & Veggies.