The Cheapest, Bestest Dinner Ideas, XIII

I can’t believe I haven’t shared one of my #1 fallback recipes till now: Taco Salad! Using my usual backup supply of on-hand foods and my equally-usual state of no time and little energy to plan, I can’t adequately gush about how wonderful this meal is to whip up for dinner. It’s a cheap and … More The Cheapest, Bestest Dinner Ideas, XIII

The Cheapest, Bestest Dinner Ideas, XII

This recipe is hardly even one. It’s simple, cheap, easy, quick, basic, inexpensive, not difficult…. I give you: Veggie Melt!! Veggie Melt Veggie Melt Ingredients 2 Carrots, peeled and sliced 2 Small Potatoes, peeled and sliced Small Head of Broccoli, cut 1 Small Squash, sliced Other favorite vegetables, prepared Grated cheddar cheese Salt and Pepper … More The Cheapest, Bestest Dinner Ideas, XII

The Cheapest, Bestest Dinner Ideas, XI

Today’s meal was inspired by Thanksgiving leftovers. Through a combination of laziness and laziness, I haven’t purchased any extra food besides milk and bread since Turkey Day. We actually had two Turkey Days this year. At the second one, we also baked a ham. My children have informed me that, if they have to eat another … More The Cheapest, Bestest Dinner Ideas, XI

The Cheapest, Bestest Dinner Ideas, X

I’m cheating a bit with tonight’s meal by not using an actual recipe. Sometimes we get a bit hassled ’round dinner time and decide to go out to eat. Since we have four children who are too old to eat off our plates anymore, these trips end up costing $60 or more each time. Yowza! … More The Cheapest, Bestest Dinner Ideas, X

The Cheapest, Bestest Dinner Ideas, IX

Tonight’s fare is an oldie but a goodie: French Dip Sandwiches. I frequently have nights where it’s just about dinnertime and I need a meal, quick. Or, I have days where I finally squeezed in that grocery store trip and need to think up a week’s worth of dinners. This recipe has very few preparation steps. … More The Cheapest, Bestest Dinner Ideas, IX