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Quinoa Chicken “Hibachi” and 100 calorie “White Sauce” Recipe

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Quinoa and Chicken Hibachi Style meal and 100 calorie Japanese “White Sauce” Recipe

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Avocado Cilantro Chicken Salad

Chicken Salad.jpgAvocado Cilantro Chicken Salad
[adapted from www.skinnytaste.com]

This recipe makes enough for several meals throughout the week.

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Aldi in Wonderland


I was 21, newly-wed, and quite poor when a coworker first told me about this tiny European grocer. “You are crazy if you don’t shop at Aldi! Everything is half as expensive!” he said. I nodded my head politely, but all I heard was “blah-blah-blah dirty and gross and in a sketchy neighborhood.”

I couldn’t believe him because, well, I’m American (which usually serves me quite well because FREEDOM)! The thing is, our nationality comes with some preconceived notions. One of these notions–better costs more–is why I delayed my pioneer trip to Aldi. I mean, if I wanted wholesome, quality groceries I should pay out the nose for it! Right?…right?

Today I’m going to share everything you need to know in order to…

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