Quinoa and Black Bean Salad Quick-cooking, high in protein, easy to digest, and with a superfood label to boot, it’s no wonder that quinoa’s (pronouced KEEN-wah) popularity has surged in recent years. You can use it as a replacement for rice with stews, stir fries, or even better as the base for a filling, grain-based …
“Ninety percent of the published studies on the matter suggest that nut consumption does not lead to weight gain.”
Nuts are packed with nutrition, yet they are also packed with calories, lots of em’. Even more so than extracted oil, margarine, or butter! We’re talking like 3200 to over 4000 calories per pound depending on the nut. So the nutritional research question is why don’t nuts the make people fat?