Chicken Salad with Greek Yogurt – Gluten Free – No Mayo!

Chicken Salad with Greek Yogurt | 5DollarDinners.com

Holy-wow-ness friend. You have got-got-got to try this chicken salad made with Greek yogurt. It's guuuuuuuuud! Very-very-very guuuuuud! Like, blow-up-your-taste-buds kinda good. (Alright, I'll stop with the hyphens!) This yogurt dressing is made from scratch and it's fresh flavor perfectly complements that crunch from the celery, the bite from the red onion and the … [Read more...]

Apple & Almond Butter Sandwiches ~ NEW 31 Days of Budget Friendly Paleo Recipes

Apple Almond Butter Sandwich

So dipping apples in peanut butter has been a long time snack favorite around here. My older boys will happily dip apples in peanut butter for a protein punch in the afternoon, but neither of them would touch a peanut butter and jelly sandwich with a ten foot pole. (I don't get it, but it is what it is.) I decided to 'put it to a test' (albeit, not really a fair test!) to … [Read more...]

Copycat Chipotle Paleo Chicken “Burrito Bowl” ~ NEW 31 Days of Budget Friendly Paleo Recipes

Copycat Paleo Chipotle Bowl Recipe

When I was doing my Whole30 challenge this past holiday season, the only 'fast food' that I allowed myself to eat one evening was Chipotle and this is what I ordered... Bowl with lettuce. A little vinaigrette. Chicken. Peppers and onions. Guac. And that's all I needed. It probably wasn't 'perfect' as far as ingredient standards for Whole30 go, but it was close … [Read more...]

Steak, Pineapple & Pepper Kebabs ~ NEW 31 Days of Budget Friendly Paleo Recipes

Steak Pineapple Pepper Kebabs Recipe | 5DollarDinners.com

Kebabs make for a fantastical summer meal for Paleo-peeps. And they're uber-budget friendly in the summer too because produce is so cheap. I've already started to see the $.50 per bell pepper prices at my store. Have you yet? So...you can/should make these with your favorite cut of steak, cut into kebab-size pieces. Or, if you're like me, you could go with a cheaper cut … [Read more...]