Taco Salad

Looking for the perfect weeknight meal then look no further. This meal comes together in under 20 and cost around $15.

A taco kit

One extra seasoning pack

1.2 lbs of 90/10 ground beef

1/2 an onion – diced

1 and half bags of salad mix

1 tomato- diced

1/2 cup of Mayo

1/4 cup of plain yogurt or sour cream

1 cup shredded cheddar cheese

Add a little evoo to a skillet then add diced onions and sauté for 3 minutes. Add ground beef and cook until no longer pink constantly breaking it down. Add 1/2 cup water and 1 1/2 packets of seasoning and continue to cook and break apart.

Cook taco shells according to package then crush up six of them. Add 1 1/2 bags of lettuce to a large bowl. Add diced tomatoes, crushed shells and cheese.

Dressing- Mix Mayo, yogurt, 1/2 packet of seasoning and the pouch of taco sauce.

Add warm beef to lettuce bowl and mix. Serve with as much or little dressing as you want. We don’t use much.


Published by Lem0815

Mother of two and wife to my junior high sweetheart. I believe the key to life is balance and the key to healthy eating is to not restrict and incorporate fruits and vegetables into every meal.

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