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Quick & Budget Friendly Family Dinners

If you’re struggling with coming up with quick dinners that won’t break the bank for the whole family to love, then this meal plan is for you! It’s packed with easy dinners that take little to no time on your busy weeknight. These meals also are low-cost, making room in your budget for all the *extras* that parenting can demand!
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From taco night to yummy stir fry, these meals come together quickly and are packed with flavors and ingredients that your whole family will love! If you’re the main cook for your family, you will love how quickly these weeknight dinners come together. And if you’re the family finance expert, you will enjoy knowing that these delicious meals are cost-efficient also!

Monday – Baked Tomato Pasta
Tuesday – Potato and Chorizo Tacos
Wednesday – Steak and Scallion Stir Fry
Thursday – Brussel Sprout Hash with Soft Poached Egg
Friday – Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken

Monday – Baked Tomato Pasta

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Baked Tomato Pasta

30 Pounds of Apples

Meatless Monday usually ends up being pasta night in our house! This Baked Tomato Pasta has fresh flavors like basil that make it perfect for a summer dinner that is sure to please the whole crew! Mix it up with different pasta shapes—the kids will get a kick out of it!

Tuesday - Potato and Chorizo Tacos

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Potato and Chorizo Tacos

Vodka & Biscuits

Packed full of flavor, these Potato and Chorizo Tacos are a break from traditional beef or chicken tacos! Your family will love the savory flavors and slight spice! You’d never guess that this is the cheapest dinner of the week!

Steak and Scallion Stir Fry

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Steak and Scallion Stir-Fry

Julie Yoon

I love the flavors of Asian cuisine, and this Steak and Scallion stir fry looks flavorful and delicious! Serve over simple white rice or whip up some vegetable fried rice for some extra flavor.

Thursday – Brussels Sprout Hash with Soft Poached Egg

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Brussels Sprout Hash with Soft Poached Egg

Feasting at Home

Savory brussels sprouts with the richness of egg yolk? This perfect breakfast for dinner can be served with toast for dipping for the adults, and pancakes for the kiddos! It’s a great way to add in greens—and makes an awesome brunch recipe too!

Friday – Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken

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Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken

Kitchen Mason

What’s easier than a slow cooker meal? Not much! This recipe comes together quickly and can be the base for many different meals. You can put it on sandwiches, in quesadillas, or even on a baked potato!

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