Having a super busy week? Get your family meals done in a snap!
Cost per serving: $2.40
Put the potatoes and meat in the slow cooker in the morning. Then, 30 minutes before you’re ready to serve, toss in carrots and cabbage. Voila! A complete, hearty meal.
See recipe: Corned Beef and Cabbage
Cost per serving: $1.05
Your kids won’t notice that there’s a serving of healthy veggies in this creamy, crowd-pleasing dish. If your family doesn’t like peas, try broccoli florets, asparagus tips or any frozen vegetable mixture.
See recipe: Tortellini with Ham and Peas
Cost per serving: $2.47
This family dinner couldn’t be simpler: The meat comes from a rotisserie chicken you pick up at the store. Shred the meat, add fresh-tasting ingredients―including ginger and cashews―and you’re done. Let everyone roll their own tortillas, and get ready to get a little messy!
See recipe: Hoisin Chicken Wraps
Cost per serving: $1.51
These cutlets are fried in just two tablespoons of oil, giving them a crispy crust while keeping fat and calories low. They’re also great on sandwich rolls topped with tomato sauce and melted mozzarella.
See recipe: Parmesan Pork Cutlets
Cost per serving: $2.58
Spend less on this feta-and-olive pie than you’d pay for a takeout pizza. Frozen pizza dough is a snap to work with, and you can get creative with the toppings.
See recipe: Greek Pizza