Oatmeal or Quinoa??

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Aug 18, 2013 10:17pm
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Which do u prefer? I knew a female fitness model that couldnt eat oatmeal for bfast bc by the time lunch time came her thighs were bigger due to oatmeal sticking to her thighs now she eats Quinoa. Ive ate 2 bowls of plain oatmeal today..it doesnt do anything to me so far but everytime i eat oatmeal i think of what it does to the fitness model. Has anyone ever experienced that??

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Aug 18, 2013 10:23pm
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I just eat oatmeal it has no effect on me,none that I know of anyway :p. Her thighs become bigger by lunch ROFL

18 Aug
Yes! :D its true
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Aug 18, 2013 10:57pm
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I love quinoa its so good especially with chopped onions bell peppers olives and feta cheese.

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Aug 18, 2013 11:41pm
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I eat both on almost a daily basis.

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Aug 18, 2013 11:51pm
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I like oatmeal and quinoa but I especially like soy sauce on my quinoa
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Aug 19, 2013 7:54am
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Brown rice ftw

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Aug 19, 2013 10:46am
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I eat oatmeal everymorning..great for energy,metabolism,n recover from yesterday workout..a sip of honey,n way you go
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Aug 19, 2013 11:36am

Both!!  I know people have different motivations for health and fitness, but I am a firm believer that you nourish the inside of your body properly and whatever happens on the outside is what it is.  

Both are good for you, though don't buy any prepackaged individual portion oatmeals.  Far too many additives and sugars.

For oatmeal, I do a blend of thick rolled oats and steel cut oats in a blend of almond milk and water.  I add a tsp of maple syrup or dried fruit, and nuts when I'm in the mood.  Super filling, super satisfying and yummy.

Quinoa, to me, is a lunch/dinner thing.

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Aug 19, 2013 11:54am
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Well both of them are good so it's your decision.
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Aug 19, 2013 12:54pm
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I usually just go with weetbix!

19 Aug
Never heard of that..sounds interesting
19 Aug
Shanna it's an Australian thing. Wholegrain breakfast cereal. No sugar really. Google it up!
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Aug 19, 2013 5:03pm
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I eat both, oatmeal in the morning and quinoa at lunch and or dinner, quinoa is also a protein not just a carbs so its actually better for you, but it's your preference. :) yum
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