Cooking on a budget? Don't skimp on nutrition! You'll feel good about feeding your family these creatively delectable recipes.
Price: $2.41 per serving
If chuck roast is on sale, buy a large one and freeze the rest for later. (Or ask your butcher to cut off only the amount you need.)
• Boneless chuck roast (3/4 lb.)
• Beef broth (4 cups fat-free, less sodium)
• Pearl barley
• Bay leaf