SUPERFOOD // BUTTERNUT SQUASH:
Butternut squash is incredibly nutrient-dense and packed with vitamins & minerals such as vitamin A, C, potassium and magnesium. It is also rich in fiber and anti-inflammatory, disease-fighting phytonutrients, including the carotenoid antioxidants lutein & zeaxanthin.
It is believed that squash consumption may help to boost the immune system; improve bone, eye and heart health; and even reduce the risk of diabetes, high blood pressure, and certain cancers.
BUTTERNUT SQUASH MAC & CHEESE – Full Recipe Here!
Recipe & Photography courtesy of Dr. Tara Weir of Dr. Tara’s Sunshine