Tag: Whole30

Deeply Flavorful Baked Sweet Potatoes

Deeply Flavorful Baked Sweet Potatoes

Reading Time: 4 min An extra-flavorful, easy way to make baked sweet potatoes even better. Whole30, paleo, dairy-free, gluten-free, CHEAP, and just plain good. The best baked sweet potatoes I’ve ever had. This post may contain affiliate links. Read my disclosure policy here. For a while, I called these…

What to Serve Guests When You’re on Whole30

What to Serve Guests When You’re on Whole30

Reading Time: 4 min   When you’re on Whole30, serving guests is tricky. Here are 3 “normal,” frugal meal ideas that are Whole30 approved and that guests will love!     We’ve had several dinner guests while on our frugal Whole30. Normally when we serve guests, I make a…

Crispy Baked Home Fries

Crispy Baked Home Fries

Reading Time: 4 min These healthier home fries are baked, not fried. They’re drizzled with healthy fats, tossed with garlic and paprika, and work perfectly for breakfast as well as dinner.

Cheapskate Whole30: Surprising Challenges

Cheapskate Whole30: Surprising Challenges

Reading Time: 6 min   Panic. The first word that comes to mind at this point is probably the least helpful and most discouraging. I expected a little bit of a learning curve jumping into Whole30. It delivered. A Few Unforeseen Challenges:  Whole30 for the Whole Family Because we’re…

#CheapskateWhole30: Start Here

#CheapskateWhole30: Start Here

Reading Time: 4 min   Last week we started Whole 30. While I’m a skeptic at best when it comes to fad diets and extreme eating methods, this was a long time coming. Bullet List Backstory No one starts Whole30 just for fun. Although the financial implications of a paleo…

Hamburger Vegetable Soup (Instant Pot & Slow Cooker-Friendly)

Hamburger Vegetable Soup (Instant Pot & Slow Cooker-Friendly)

Reading Time: 6 min If you’re a frugal cook, you need a Hamburger Vegetable Soup recipe. Easy to adapt to any eating-style: vegetarian, paleo, Whole30, gluten-free, dairy-free. And it’s loaded with inexpensive but flavorful ingredients. Instant Pot, Slow Cooker, Stovetop, and Freezer instructions included! This post may contain affiliate…

Easy, Frugal Potato Peel Soup

Easy, Frugal Potato Peel Soup

Reading Time: 4 min Need a budget-friendly dinner idea that helps you use what you have and prevent food waste? This soup tastes like potato soup, but it’s made with the scraps! Real food and delicious. This post may contain affiliate links. Read my disclosure policy here. As cheapskate…

Picadillo (Mexican Beef & Potato Stew)

Picadillo (Mexican Beef & Potato Stew)

Reading Time: 4 min An authentic, frugal, hearty, ground beef staple that uses a few ingredients and costs pennies per serving. Picadillo is also gluten-free, dairy-free and Whole30 approved!