Saying good bye to summer is never easy , but at the same time routines feel good ! They are comforting and help keep us grounded , especially if we are in control of our health .
An easy way to spruce up your nutrition is to add seeds to your salads. You would be surprised to learn how much nutrition is in some of these super seeds .
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Seeds , on the other hand are loaded with power ! Chia seeds are a great source of omega 3 fatty acids , protein, fiber, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, sodium, and the list goes on. You can buy them in either black or white . Throw a large handful into your salads as opposed to smoothies as they can contribute to some bloating with the fruit . Pumpkin seeds actually contain more iron than liver ! So if you are told that you are anemic, load up with these seeds. They are also an excellent source of essential fatty acids.
Hemp seeds have become very popular . They are a nice buttery seed to eat and very nutritious as they consist of essential fatty acids, protein, fiber , and all nine essential amino acids.
I know that it has become popular to throw seeds into smoothies , but I would prefer you add them to your salads for better digestion and absorption .
As Albert Einstein said
“ A man who never made a mistake, never tried anything new “
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