It’s the dream trifecta of weeknight meals – recipes that everyone loves, that cost you barely anything with directions that don’t make you want to jump out the window. Too good to be true, right? Wrong. There are nearly endless options for whipping up painless meals that are easy on your wallet too – in fact, we’ve rounded up 15 cheap recipes that won’t cost over $10 to make multiple servings. And each one of them is sure to please the whole family.
The perfect summer-y meal when the weather gets warm and you don’t really feel like cooking at all.
Yep, seriously. Under $10.
Anyone who says there has to be meat in gumbo for it to actually be gumbo has obviously. never tried this.
Colorful, flavorful, and oh so affordable.
Comforting fall flavors in an easy-to-throw-together package. Seriously. You basically just throw it all together.
Trying to cut all that money you spend on takeout? Here’s your answer.
Restaurant-quality without the restaurant price.
Veggie packed with a hint of heat and cheese. All this yum made with stuff you’ve probably already got in your pantry.
The perfect bring-with-you lunch for work or a busy day out, that won’t kill you to throw together.
Why the weird name? Because it’s made of up stuff you’ve already got on hand. Almost no shopping required.
11. Broccoli Lasagna
Lasagna recipes can be scary – and expensive. This one is neither.
Your favorite comfort food wrapped up in an easy to eat (and afford) package.
Get your greens with this scrumptious, easy recipe.
At under $3.00 per serving, this recipe packs big flavor into very small cost.
A classic dish with a colorful twist added in – at no outrageous cost.
What are your favorite cheap recipes for quick and easy meals? Tell us in the comments below!