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Chia Seeds

Chia is an edible seed that comes from the desert plant Salvia hispanica, grown in Mexico. Chia seeds are among the healthiest foods on the planet. They’re loaded with nutrients (antioxidants, omega 3’s, fiber, portein, calcium, potassium, manganese & magnesium)  that can have important benefits for your body and brain.

 

Top 9 Chia Seeds Benefits

  1. Support Healthy Skin
  2. Promote Digestive Health
  3. Improve Heart Health
  4. Balance Blood Sugar
  5. Boost Energy and Exercise Performance
  6. Build Stronger Bones
  7. Aid in Weight Loss
  8. Fight Cancer Growth
  9. Enhance Oral Health

 

Amazing, right? ! The easiest ways we incorporate chia seeds into our diet are, adding them to smoothies and chia pudding.  Below, I will share my most perfect recipe for chia pudding.  The consistency is perfect and there is no need for a blender!  The best part, the topping possibilities are endless.  Here, I topped mine with homemade whipped cream, berries and shredded coconut. Share below what you would top yours with.

 

 

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Vanilla Chia Pudding
No blender and perfect consistency chia pudding.
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Servings
8 oz jar
Ingredients
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Servings
8 oz jar
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. 1. Add milk, maple syrup, vanilla and chia seeds into a glass jar with lid. 2. Stir well with a spoon, apply lid to jar and give it a good shake. 3. Let sit for a few minutes and give it the jar another good shake. This will help prevent lumps. 4. Refrigerate for at least 4 hours.

 

 

Hi, I’m Lucy a San Diego based Motherhood, Life & Style Blogger. I am also a wife & a mother to two sweet boys. Here on my blog, I share about all things motherhood, fashion, beauty, self-love and travel. I also recently launched my own shop, Luna + June! I am passionate about living a happy, organic and stylish life.

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