For a fresh take on classic recipes, try these tasty, low-cost meals your whole family will enjoy
Bring your family to the table with these delicious twists on favorite recipes. Parents and kids alike will love dishes like
Turkey Sloppy Joes, Individual Spinach Mac and Cheese Gratins and Salmon, Potato and Green Bean Salad. Surprisingly simple to prepare, these meals will have everyone cleaning their plates and asking for seconds!
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Cost per serving: $3.31
Salmon is packed with beneficial omega-three fatty acids, but it’s not the only fish that tastes good in this recipe; try it with fresh tuna for a traditional Niçoise salad.
See recipe: Salmon, Potato and Green Bean Salad
Cost per serving: $2.73
A green vegetable and roasted potatoes go nicely with this steak. For a lighter meal, the meat also works well on top of a salad.
See recipe: Grilled Flank Steak with Tapenade
Cost per serving: $1.04
With its individual portions, this dinner is fun and kid-friendly. For variety, you can swap cheeses and substitute Swiss or Gruyere for the Cheddar.
See recipe: Individual Spinach Mac and Cheese Gratins
Cost per serving: $2.49
This spicy one-skillet dish has minimal clean-up, so it's ideal for an easy weeknight meal.
See recipe: Chicken and Chorizo Paella
Cost per serving: $1.30
Calling for ground turkey and whole-wheat hamburger buns, this delicious recipe updates a classic by making it healthier without sacrificing the taste.
See recipe: Turkey Sloppy Joes
Cost per serving: $2.19
Traditional vanilla ice cream is great with these nectarines, but you can use pistachio instead for a different flavor and more colorful presentation.
See recipe: Grilled Honey-Glazed Nectarines