Are you like me and need higher fat and protein than carbs? Are you vegan but interested in Paleo? Are you looking to go vegan but want healthier, lower-carb options?
Most people are under the impression that foods that are vegan are going to be healthy. It is extremely important to realize this is not fact. Another impression people have about vegan foods are that they are expensive. The expensive part about any diet is what items you are purchasing.
When practicing paleo-vegan eating, I make exceptions here and there for quinoa, granola, and potatoes. I decided to periodically include these foods because vegan and paleo can both be challenging to meet all when combined. Here are the guidelines of a combined paleo and vegan diet WITHOUT my little “exceptions”: