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by 0 · August 13, 2014 at 12:44 PM

So, I'm definitely what you'd call a hardgainer. This circumstance was not helped by my recent, brief bout of homelessness, during which I dropped 8 kg. I'm in a more stable position right now, but money is still a concern, and I'm trying to save... (more)

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raydawg 0 · August 13, 2014 at 10:18 AM

Eggs are very cheap source of protein. Add in a can of sardines once a week for n3s and you're set. Butter as you've discovered is great too. If you have a crockpot or a pot you can watch and simmer, try to get very tough cheap cuts of meat and... (more)

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by 0 · July 17, 2014 at 04:59 AM

Are on cheers to somebody and send them on so that has been our strongest or and through Face book and the Open Graph API we've had a lot of success with that so that the chief functionally that’s that’s real time so I'm out running my people are... (more)

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by 565 · December 16, 2013 at 08:22 PM

As a university student, I don't have the time and money to buy organic food on a regular basis, so I make do with the regular fare here. To make up for the vitamin/mineral deficit, I've started taking supplements I order from amazon. ... (more)

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by 404 · March 13, 2014 at 03:06 PM

I'm trying to buy more high quality meats. I make a grocery list for every two weeks and wanted to find out how much my bill would be if I bought my meats from US Wellness. It all came to almost 200 bucks. I wanted to stay at 75 but it was... (more)

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loganseth 0 · March 13, 2014 at 01:48 AM

I agree with most here that you can eat paleo with a marginal increase to overall budget (when you scale it out over all your meals and total cost), but I there isn't much margin to save on niche items (i.e. Coconut Aminos, Almond Flour, etc).... (more)

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by 0 · February 24, 2013 at 02:38 AM

I want to start buying my own things and my parents are always running low on money . A girl has her needs . Where can a 14 year old girl get money Or A Job ? Thanks ! :) i Appreciate it .

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by 2316 · September 24, 2012 at 02:49 AM

Most decent fast food combo meals cost around $4-6. I can eat an entire days worth of food for $6 (i don't buy grass-fed). I feel guilty when I'm around kids my age who say they can't afford to eat healthy when i'm stuffing my face full of... (more)

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Jenny_9 0 · September 24, 2012 at 02:49 AM

Recently found out that this year is going to be really tight for my BF and I (bad fishing season :( hopefully next year is better). So far we've been really stretching things out buy getting the 30% off "use today or freeze" antibiotic free cuts... (more)

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by 1116 · November 28, 2013 at 08:27 PM

I am looking into opening a Dunkin' Donuts franchise (or similar chain) along with a few partners as an investment, but I'm having difficulty rationalizing the thought that I would be contributing to the crap-food SAD and be part of the reason... (more)

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noah123 0 · November 28, 2013 at 10:51 AM

According to economic theories, an investment is defined as the per-unit production of goods that have not been used, but would be utilized for future production. An example of this form of investment includes tangible goods such as construction... (more)

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by 110 · December 28, 2012 at 06:30 PM

When I know I will be in a group gathering with non-paleo friendly food, I try to bring some paleo options. However there is always pressure to share, and before I know it my expensive organic jerky or blueberries or whatever are gone. I know... (more)

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pinkpants1 0 · June 08, 2012 at 01:51 PM

Say it exactly like you posted here. There is nothing wrong with telling people you are on a special diet that is expensive and hard on your grad student budget. It is one of those things that some people do out of habit "oooohhhhh, can I try... (more)

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by 788 · April 26, 2012 at 05:57 PM

The amazon hack got me thinking. I love PaleoHacks and want to support it. Judging by some of the ads being shown I doubt that PH is making that much money off them. How about creating a Amazon Product page on PH where we buy the products through... (more)

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nick_23 0 · April 26, 2012 at 05:57 PM

They really should come out w/ an ebook on kindle and PDF download. I know it would be an instant success. Customers are happy to pay for free content if you organize it for them and make it available for their devices. Also it will give you the... (more)

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by 753 · November 13, 2011 at 02:31 AM

I'm not sure if this is a question I should be asking on PH, but I would like all of your opinions. Here it goes. My mom is sooo hellbent on getting me to work at McDonalds. She is convinced it is the only place that will hire me at my age, and... (more)

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lisa__3 0 · November 13, 2011 at 02:31 AM

i remember asking my professor a similar question, he taught revolutionary theory and social action and showed us the most horrific film about what Dole was doing to Africans (and others), i knew that the company that owned dole owned the... (more)

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by 1073 · August 10, 2011 at 07:15 PM

Now there's no way I'd entertain the idea of giving up meat in all it's fleshy forms, but there's an "interesting" [or provocative, you choose] article on Good.is about the rise in meat theft correlating with sharp rises in it's worldwide... (more)

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The_Loon 0 · August 10, 2011 at 05:02 PM

I have done both, and I'll tell you, being a natural-foods vegetarian is much cheaper. It is really unfair to make a comparison between a packaged-food vegetarian and paleo, since so few paleo foods are packaged.

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by 198 · March 11, 2014 at 12:38 AM

I have been Paleo for 6 months, never eating gluten, but now my family and I are in a bind. For 2 months I have only a $50/week budget for all food, and there are 6 of us. The rest of my family refuses to give up bread, so I will break into our... (more)

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Murphy_David_Sharpe 0 · August 07, 2011 at 12:53 PM

Intermittent fasting ...

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by 4240 · August 02, 2011 at 03:52 AM

Now that I know everything there ever was to know about Paleo thanks to Paleohacks is there a way I can monetize my knowledge? Not that I want a new career or anything but a little help with buying grass fed filet mignon or not having to... (more)

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by 794 · June 23, 2011 at 04:05 AM

I just launched a Paleo for-profit site. I'm moderately concerned this question will het me banned as it seems like an ad, but I will not post the link. it is in my profile if you want it. But the question is valid. Why do you think people are... (more)

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MimsySeoul 0 · June 23, 2011 at 04:05 AM

I see you're from Syracuse - I myself am from Auburn and would be landing there in September. I myself have been planning to make and sell products - not necessarily just for the paleo crowd but also like-minded people and those who might be... (more)

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by 340 · May 29, 2011 at 12:23 AM

Dollars or gold?

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Anonymous_Coward 0 · May 29, 2011 at 12:23 AM

No. Paper money is bullshit.

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by 77322 · July 29, 2011 at 02:52 PM

http://www.primalforce.net/catalog/ have anyone passed primalforce and MD al Sears by? Sometimes he has some interesting points on helatzh topics and natural remedies. Behind that he is a marketing guy try to sell his products. Whats your... (more)

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Olivia 0 · July 29, 2011 at 02:52 PM

Creepy snake oil salesman.

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by 922 · March 07, 2011 at 01:46 AM

I placed my first order at US Wellness Meats yesterday. I wanted to try the liverwurst I've seen mentioned here a few times. My wife hates liver but she's cool with deli/supermarket liverwurst. Of course, that's usually pork liver plus bacon so... (more)

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Rob_from_ketocure_com 0 · March 06, 2011 at 03:35 PM

So I ask those with experience shopping at US Wellness Meats, what are the best products/deals in your opinion? Chuck roasts. They contain a lot of fat and are tasty. You can cook them like roasts or cut them into thick slices while they... (more)

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by 50 · April 06, 2013 at 03:17 AM

I love paleo and feel better the more paleo I eat, but it can be expensive. There are a lot of tips available on how to save money on paleo, but I haven't found any info on what it costs the average person to eat paleo for a month. The reason I... (more)

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The_Quilt 0 · February 27, 2011 at 02:57 PM

about a thousand a month.

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by 5235 · February 08, 2011 at 05:07 AM

Hello! :) I was wondering about fruit/veggies with moldy spots on 'em. I bought some peaches -- yes, off season, but at a dollar a pound, my frugal self could not resist -- and when I went to consume one, I found it had a tiny spot of mold... (more)

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Karen 0 · February 08, 2011 at 12:00 AM

General rule: toss it, it's not worth the risk. Risks = allergic reactions, respiratory problems, aflotoxins, mycotoxins, bacteria that you don't see etc. For more see: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/Fact_Sheets/Molds_On_Food/index.asp There is a chart... (more)

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by 922 · July 30, 2014 at 05:54 AM

Inspired by the eating out thread, I just wanted to check in and let any of my fellow Paleo family know about this supremely cost-effective Paleo Menu Hack for dining at Chipotle. I have something of a famous menu hack on my resume already,... (more)

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Joshua_Howell 0 · January 28, 2011 at 01:51 PM

I used to eat chipotle more but I tend to stay away from it now as something in it agitates me. They cook everything is soybean oil, I'm not sure if that is what does... (more)

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by 10170 · January 06, 2011 at 07:14 PM

Which organic fruits and vegetables are most worth of your money? And I'm not asking about taste and/or vitamin/nutrient contents. What fruits and veggies are most treated with products that can harm us? And the reverse question, what fruits and... (more)

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Jay_9 0 · January 06, 2011 at 07:10 PM

Pesticides aren't the only problem with non-organic foods. They also have many more nitrates, due to liberal use of conventional fertilizers. Nitrates may turn to nitrites when chewing and nitrosamines in the GI tract, where they may increase... (more)

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by 77322 · December 17, 2010 at 03:09 PM

I ask, are some jobs good with paleo? Working in a pizza deli won't be good. Some jobs are good because of money. Some jobs might be in the wilderness, and you get wild foods easily and are moving. Other jobs allow you to research a lot on the... (more)

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CastorVC 0 · December 17, 2010 at 03:09 PM

My dream job would be a Crossfit trainer, but with a focus on Crossfit Kids. I think that being able to work with American kids to provide them with a framework (doesn't matter what type of framework as long as they are active) around nutrition... (more)

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by 1233 · March 28, 2011 at 11:47 PM

Part of the beauty of the Paleo lifestyle is that you don't need new-fangled gizmos to get through the day. But... There are definitely items that can help us save money, right? My top money-savers are: chest freezer for buying and storing... (more)

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Inga 0 · March 28, 2011 at 11:47 PM

slow cooker dehydrator for jerky and fruit Gary Taubes

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by 24343 · August 07, 2011 at 01:01 AM

As a modern paleo, do you place less emphasis on money than the average Joe or Josephine? Other than expensive groceries, what do you spend money on? Money seems to be involved in almost all our decisions as modern men and women. Money is... (more)

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Paleo_P 0 · August 07, 2011 at 12:52 AM

Crossfit gyms, grass-fed and pastured meats and some of the hardware (Vibrams) can be expensive. The ideal, optimized diet may be at a cost that is greater by a factor of 2 for the average American's food expenditure. I feel like this puts the... (more)

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by 10750 · November 17, 2011 at 11:19 PM

We've had a number of questions asking about spending less money on evolutionary eating and living in general, but I'd like to take this question and try to flip that around. Where in your life do you think you get the most positive results when... (more)

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Girl_Gone_Primal 0 · September 14, 2010 at 11:41 PM

I'll add to the chorus of spending money on high-quality, naturally-raised, grass-fed red meats, except that I find it much cheaper to buy my meat this way! I would buy it anyway even if it were more expensive because 1) it's much better for me,... (more)