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As individuals and as a society, we must refocus attention on how our food choices shape our brains, as surely as they shape the rest of us. Directions In a bowl, mix together yoghurt, wheat germ and flax meal. Transfer to small jars. Top with blueberries and raspberries or your favourite fresh fruit.
Feel free to sweeten with a little honey or maple syrup if needed.
Lunch: Vegetable soup served with brown rice. Directions 1. Put all the veg in a large pot.
Add broth and bring to a boil. Cover and simmer for 20 minutes or until tender. Dinner: Scandinavian salmon, served with a salad of mixed baby greens, broccoli sprouts and cherry tomatoes with a lemon vinaigrette dressing. Directions Heat wine and water over medium high heat in a large non-stick pan approx 5 minutes.
Slide salmon pieces into poaching liquid and dot with butter. Sprinkle with dried parsley, garlic, and salt to taste. Bring to a slow boil, reduce heat to medium and poach until salmon flesh is firm, about 10 minutes. Plate and sprinkle with salmon roe optional. Ingredients serves 4 Juice of 1 lemon 4 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 1 tablespoon maple syrup optional Selection of baby greens, broccoli sprouts and cherry tomatoes. Directions Put all ingredients into a small jar and mix to combine.
Pour over the mixed salad.