I visited Earth Fare over the weekend and came home with a new package to try. Every time I visit a different healthy supermarket, I try something new.
I love Chia Snacks.
They are tasty cubes of goodness. I can justify eating lots of them because:
(a) When I eat them, I don't crave sweets like usual;
(b) They are full of calcium - 45% of the recommended daily value;
(c) They are chock full of chia seeds, which have a higher value of Omega-3's than even notorious salmon; and
(d) Did I mention they are fabulous?
And yes, they are the infamous "ch, ch, ch, chia seeds" from the TV commercials. The seeds come from a plant in the mint family and are full of easily digestible protein and lots of fiber.
I especially like them because they fill me up as well as satisfy my sweet tooth. The only problem is that I only bought one bag, and the store is not too close to my rural home. I guess that means I'm taking another trip this week. You guessed it; my bag is empty.
You can also buy them from Navitas Naturals stores. We don't have those stores in the South; they seem to be predominantly in the northeastern part of the U.S.
I give this holistic snack a thumbs up. Try it soon!
P.S. No one paid me to write this post. I just love 'em.