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Super-Food Squares

I thought today that I could share a post from The Odd Spot. It really gives good informations on different superfoods. I find it is an interesting blog that I decided to follow. I hope you will enjoy it too.

The Odd Spot

Superfoods. We have all read the hype and the promises of these “miracle” foods but lets take a step back and breakdown just what makes 5 of the ingredients in this recipe make the list!

Chia Seeds – Little seeds that pack a serious nutritional punch. Full of protein, fibre, omega-3 fatty acids and calcium. Chia seeds also contain an array of vitamins A, B, E and D and other minerals including potassium and zinc.

Goji Berries – These funny little berries that you will find in the heath food aisle of your supermarket have all 18 amino acids and more Vitamin C per gram than any other food. Other vitamins they are high in are B1, B2, B6 & Vitamin E. Just one more thing…they have more iron than spinach.

Walnuts – Yes they are ugly but don’t judge a book by its cover, walnuts have been shown to lower cholesterol…

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4 thoughts on “Super-Food Squares

  1. I love chia seeds and I’m always looking for new ways to use them. Last week I made this pumpkin chia seed pudding – my husband loved it and so did my son, but it was way too weird for me and my daughter said it looked like poop – wouldn’t touch it lol. Love your blog!

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    • I must taste very good. I know sometimes kids are a bit fussy! What I do when I know they won’t like how it looks, I just put it in a nice plate or bowl. Usually it works! 🙂 Thank you for your comment.

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