Chia seeds are high in plant protein, fibre and omega 3 and expand up to 11 times their size in your tummy. Great way to keep full when trying to lose weight.
CITRUS CHIA RECIPE:
⅓ cup chia seeds
2 cups almond milk or any nut milk of your choice
4 cups of diced fruit of your choice
(for this recipe I used pears, nectarines, cherries and strawberries)
¼ cup raisins
zest of one orange
juice of one orange
1 tbsp vanilla
¼ tsp cinnamon
½ cup shredded coconut
1) Place diced fruit and a sprinkle of currents on and mix
2) Combine almond milk, chia seeds, orange juice, zest, vanilla and cinnamon in a small pitcher and stir.
3) Pour mixture on top of fruit
4) Top fruit bowls with shredded coconut
5) Refrigerate overnight.