Low-Budget Meals Your Family Will Love

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Low-Budget Meals Your Family Will Love

Low-Budget Meals Your Family Will Love

Grocery prices are increasing, almost every time you go shopping, and they are not coming down anytime soon. So how do you keep feeding your family when your budget stays the same but your grocery bill keeps increasing?  Here are some great low-budget meals that you and family will enjoy without pinching your wallet too much.

Breakfast Low Budget Meals:

  1. Breakfast burritos
  2. French toast or pancakes and scrambled eggs
  3. Smoothie with fruits and veggies
  4. Waffles with fresh fruit
  5. Eggs in a blanket (cut a whole out of the middle of a piece of bread and replace it with an egg then cook both in a fry pan)
  6. Oatmeal with raisins
  7. Breakfast quiches
  8. Eggs benedict
  9. Link sausage wrapped up in a pancake
  10. Homemade granola
  11. Homemade muffins with grated apples and/or carrots
  12. Fried potatoes and eggs
  13. Egg baked muffins (baked omelets in muffin tins)
  14. Bagels and cream cheese
  15. Peanut Butter and jelly sandwich
  16. Egg and bacon sandwich
  17. Biscuits and sausage gravy

Luncheon Low Budget Meals:

  1. Egg salad sandwich with sliced pickles
  2. Bagel with sliced turkey and carrot sticks/apple slices
  3. Turkey, avocado, spinach wrap with plums
  4. Chicken burrito with salsa
  5. Tacos with beans, lettuce, tomatoes and cheese
  6. Bean soup with corn bread
  7. Chef salad, lettuce, cheese, ham cubes, sliced eggs, sliced celery and beets
  8. Homemade hummus with crackers and apple slices
  9. Bacon, lettuce, tomato sandwiches with carrot sticks
  10. Crackers with chicken salad and fresh grapes
  11. Chicken salad with bacon, hard boiled eggs and cashews over lettuce
  12. Hot dogs with relish, celery sticks and apples
  13. Ham salad sandwiches with sliced pickles and grapes
  14. Sliced roast beef sandwiches with celery and grapes
  15. Baked potatoes with broccoli and cheese
  16. Chipped beef on toast with peas
  17. Macaroni and cheese with green beans and applesauce

Dinner Low Budget Meals:

  1. Chicken and broccoli casserole
  2. Chicken enchiladas with small salad
  3. Spaghetti with meat sauce and a small tossed salad
  4. Chicken chili with homemade corn bread
  5. Vegetarian chili with homemade bread sticks
  6. Lasagna with meat or vegetarian lasagna and a tossed salad with rolls
  7. Bowtie-spinach salad with craisins and mandarin oranges and bread sticks
  8. Barbecued chicken with a tossed salad
  9. Baked chicken with pasta salad
  10. Stew with vegetables and fruit of choice
  11. Chicken and rice casserole with green beans
  12. Taco salad
  13. Flank steak sliced very thin served with grilled veggies
  14. Salad bar, lettuce, tomatoes, grated cheese, chopped ham, olives, grated hard boiled eggs with dressing of choice
  15. Potato bar with chili, broccoli, grated cheese, sour cream, chopped green onions and sliced olives
  16. Homemade pizza with tomato sauce and grated cheese
  17. Turkey breast with homemade dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, peas and cranberry sauce

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