Quinoa Date and Pecan Bread

Quinoa Date and Pecan Bread

In our family we have a collection of different versions of eating grain-free.  Personally, I do well on a paleo approach.  My husband finds that he feels better eating a variety of pseudo cereals (technically, not grains but seeds, although this is probably...
Is Buckwheat a Seed or a Grain?

Is Buckwheat a Seed or a Grain?

Buckwheat is another of the Pseudo-cereal super-seeds that are often confused with being a grain because of the grain-like way they are cooked and used. Of course, the word “wheat” in “buckwheat” also often makes people think that it is a type...
Is Quinoa a Seed or a Grain?

Is Quinoa a Seed or a Grain?

At least once a week, I get an email from someone saying something like “hey, isn’t quinoa a grain?” or “my doctor told me quinoa was a grain”. Quinoa is the seed of the Chenopodium or Goosefoot plant. Its frequently called a grain...