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from 400 calorie fix book
yummy mac n cheese
I got this recipe from food.com and used minute brown rice and added cabbage.
This uses wheat germ...here are the health benefits of wheat germ....
Wheat germ contains many essential nutrients and is a good source of:
•B vitamins such as folate, niacin, thiamin, and vitamin B6
•Omega-3 fatty acids
Health Benefits of Wheat Germ
Wheat germ contains phytosterols which have been shown to lower cholesterol and promote heart health. In addition, wheat germ contains high amounts of vitamin E, an antioxidant that helps protect the body from damaging free radicals. Wheat germ is also a good source of omega-3 fatty acids. Omega-3 fatty acids promote heart health by lowering cholesterol and blood pressure, are important for nervous system functioning, and help elevate mood. Wheat germ is also a good source of fiber which has many benefits including improved bowel function and may reduce the risk of developing heart disease and diabetes and prevent weight gain.
Read more at Suite101: Nutritional Benefits of Wheat Germ: Food Supplement High in Vitamins, Minerals and Healthy Fats http://www.suite101.com/content/nutritiona
I got this from the Abs Diet Cookbook