Fast Dinner 001

For 1 adult and 2 children

Hot Dogs/Kielbasa/Cocktail Weiners

Mac and Cheese

Broccoli

Baked Beans

Apple Turnovers

Hot Dogs – package of 8

Ball Park Franks, bun length, 8 in package 15 oz. $2.27 / 8 * 3 = $0.85

Oscar Meyer Hot Dogs 15 oz. $2.68 / 8 * 3 = $1.00

Upgrade to All Beef + $0.25 – $0.80 = $0.30

Optional – hot dog rolls, pack of 8, $0.88 / 8 * 3 = $0.33

Kielbasa – 1 pound

Hillshire 14 0z $2.38

Cocktail Weiners – 1 pound

Johnsonville 14 oz $2.16

Mac and Cheese

Boxed Dry – Great Value 7.25oz. $0.34 plus 1 TBS butter and 3 TBs milk +$0.20 (12 minutes)

Boxed with Velveeta 12 oz. $2.26

Frozen – Stouffers 20 oz. $2.88

From scratch

Broccoli

Fresh – 1 head – 1 pound – $2.74 / 2 = $1.37

Fresh – Bagged – 12 oz. $2.18

Frozen – Green Giant 10 oz.  $1.22

Pork and Beans

Van Camps Pork and Beans 15 oz $0.58

Bush Baked Beans 16 oz. $1.48

Apple Turnovers

Pillsbury 6 in package, 12 oz. $2.79

 

Cheapest Meal Total $0.85 + $0.54 + $0.58 + $1.22 +  $1.40 = $4.59

Most Expensive Meal Total $2.38 + $2.88 + $1.48 + $1.40 = $8.14

Use only 3 hot dogs, leaves 5 for another meal

Use only half of the broccoli head, leaves half for another meal

Use half the apple turnovers, leaves 3 for another meal