Why? I hear you ask. Why on earth should vegetables come first?
Well because they are pretty, for a start. They are a feast for the senses. The majority of veggies and fruit look GORGEOUS, feel lovely to the touch and taste DIVINE (OK, kale doesn't unless made into kale chips with LOTS of grey salt - there I said it). Can you tell I'm not a massive kale fan?
Kale rant over, my next reason for putting veggies first is that most veggies need very little preparation and if you are a lazy hound like me, then, this argument would appeal to you above all else. Veg are EASY to prepare and easier to eat. And if you have a faddy child, you can always make some really fancy colourful designs on a plate with veg and fruit to inspire little people. All you have to do is search online for 'artis