Brunette’s Top Five budget Paleo Lunches

So this week, my budget blog goes paleo.  I eat semi paleo, but I could never eat that way 24/7! It just doesn’t fit into my budget right now. I do love my meat and veggies tho, and have noticed a big difference in how I feel when I cut out the extra breads/carbs and…

Vegan Red Bean Burgers: Recipe Review

I’m not vegan, but it’s no secret that getting your hands on canned beans is a fraction of the cost of ground beef, pork, or turkey.  I have seen black bean burgers floating all around Pinterest, and one caught my eye. I didn’t have the exact ingredients on hand, but the results were pretty tasty….

DIY Lean Cuisine Teriyaki Salmon with Quinoa

So as always, I was at Aldi and found some super cheap items and decided to make a sort of diy Lean Cuisine for work lunches this week.  All it took was a box of Salmon Burgers, one box of quinoa w brown rice, and one package frozen brussel sprouts.  The Salmon Burgers were 3.99,…

PCOS: Diet Guidelines — littlemissmishap

Love these tips!  Haven’t posted a recipe in a while, so thought I would pass this along. I have been following a PCOS diet for about 10 years now.  Slowly cutting out extra carbs and processed foods.  The hardest thing for me is white bread.  I am a huge fan of all things relating to…

Tex Mex Quinoa Salad

Summer is here, and I have just been loving the cheaper prices on the produce.  I had just 1 cup of red quinoa left over and decided to dress it up Tex Mex style. I made it even more friendly on the budget by using lime vinaigrette dressing and salsa to cut down on the…

Lunch of the week, Cucumber Quinoa Salad

cross posted from my blogger site. Tuesday, May 10, 2016 I have had a bag of red quinoa in my pantry for about half a year now, and was not too sure what to do with it until now.  I tried several quinoa breakfast bowl recipes from Pinterest, but the red quinoa is just too…