My previous post about 10 Frugal Meals for When You’re Broke has gone viral on Pinterest! It’s obvious that people are looking to feed their family good meals but save on their grocery budget as well! And who wouldn’t? So I have put together another list of frugal dinners that are all about chicken this time!
Make sure you are looking at your weekly circulars for when there are sales on meat and poultry and STOCK UP! I just did my grocery shopping on Sunday and Kroger had buy one get one package of boneless, skinless chicken breasts! That is the perfect time to stock up!
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Frugal dinners that include chicken are great for several reasons. You can freeze chicken breasts when you stock up, chicken is also pretty easy to cook. It can be such a versatile protein and used in a wide variety of dishes.
This brown sugar Italian chicken recipe is sure to become a family favorite! Besides a tasty side dish, all you need for this quick and easy recipe is brown sugar and Italian dressing (good thing I had a Kroger coupon for a free bottle of dressing)!
Add a side of rice and vegetables and you got yourself a meal!
Put a spin on traditional weeknight frozen pizzas with this low-carb pizza chicken skillet.
Another recipe where you probably already have these ingredients on hand or a great way to use up leftover pizza sauce and pepperoni. If you want to keep it low-carb, make some mashed cauliflower on the side.
Sheet pan dinners are great for when you want a hearty meal but don’t have a lot of time on your hands to stand around in the kitchen. Simply prep the ingredients, toss on the pan, and pop in the oven.
These chicken fajitas sheet pan dinner can be served with a simple side salad or take the chicken off the bone and serve as an actual fajita.
Crockpot recipes are great for meals during the week and often inexpensive to make. Pop the ingredients for this slow cooker cheesy chicken pasta with broccoli in early in the day and come home to a meal ready to eat!