Keep you budget under control with these inexpensive meals. http://www.frugallivingmom.com/25-more-meals-that-cost-about-5-to-make/ My best tip for keeping the costs of the recipes low is to learn to substitute, if you need to. If ground beef is $5 a pound one week but ground turkey is $2 a pound, use ground turkey.
The $20 Grocery Budget- Here is a list of low-cost foods that you can buy to make quality meals for your family, recipe ideas for dinner, breakfast, and lunch, real life kitchen hacks, and tips on how to stretch a small food budget.
Poor Man's Hamburger Steaks. Very good! I added a package of lipton's beefy onion soup mix and cut the salt out of the recipe, and only used 2 cans of low sodium cream of mushroom. Served with beans, artisan dinner rolls, and oven baked seasoned sliced potatoes.