Buckwheat Healthy Granola

I believe that if we are to have breakfast (only eat when you are hungry, right?) then we must ensure it is a healthy and balanced breakfast.

I am not keen on cereals. I think they are causing more harm to the population than we want to admit (obesity, type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetes, high blood sugars, sugar cravings etc.).

It is not often I have breakfast but when I do, it’s always a well-balanced breakfast. Like this buckwheat granola.

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