A big part of your overall wellness and prevention comes from a combination of fitness and whole food nutrition. Eating more green leafy veggies brings so many benefits to your body and this month’s featured veggie, kale, is a nutritional standout in three areas – kale has:
1 – antioxidant and anti-inflammatory nutrients
2 – much-needed micronutrients
3- cancer-preventive nutrients called glucosinolates. (source: World’s Healthiest Foods)
Need another way to get whole food products like this green leafy vegetable superstar into your diet?
Try this delicious shredded kale salad. It is a guaranteed palate-pleaser!
For the salad & dressing:
• 2 medium bunches destemmed Lacinato/dinosaur kale, finely chopped (8 cups chopped)
• 2 large garlic cloves
• 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice (from 1 lemon)
• 3-4 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil, to taste
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