20 Healthy Dinner Recipes Under $3 Minding a budget doesn't have to mean losing flavor. These 20 heart-healthy low-cost meals pack vital nutrients while nourishing you in good taste. Plus, at less than $3 per serving, they're easy on the wallet as well as the waistline.
One-Pot Pasta - Martha Stewart. Boil 100% whole wheat (or Barilla Plus) penne 6 minutes less than al dente; add lots of broccoli florets, and cook until penne is al dente. Drain; return to the pot, and toss with a couple of crushed garlic cloves, some extra virgin olive oil, the zest and juice of a lemon, salt and pepper, and plenty of Parmesan. Voila!