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Easy Veggie Tortilla Pizzas

Easy Veggie Tortilla Pizzas from 5DollarDinners.com

It's time to get crazy with your next family pizza night with these tortilla 'crusts.' It's almost like a quesadilla crust with 2 tortillas with cheese inside, toasted together and then topped with pizza toppings. These are crazy delicious and since they don't call for a lot of shredded cheese, it's a meal I can easily make for my dairy-free kids using their dairy-free … [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...]