105 Cheap Recipe Ideas Perfect for Busy FamiliesCheap, Easy and Delicious Dinner Recipes

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You don’t have to spend a lot to eat delicious dinners every night.

In fact some of the cheapest recipes are often the ones most requested in my house.  The old favourites are the ones we love to eat in our family… Think Shepherds Pie, Spaghetti and Chicken Pot Pie.  If you are looking for some cheap recipe ideas to cook for your family – here is your go-to guide!

100 Cheap and Delicious Family Dinners | Stay at Home Mum

Cheap Mince and Sausage Recipes

Porcupine Mince Balls

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Mince Wellington

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Slow Cooker Sausages in Onion Gravy

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Grilled Gooey and Cheesy Chicken Rissoles

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Sausage Stroganoff

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Curried Sausages

Easy Curried Sausages | Stay At Home Mum

 

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Beef Tortilla Stack

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Shepherds Pie Cupcakes

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Frugal Sausage Casserole

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Indian Rice Pilaf with Spiced Beef

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Savoury Mince Recipe

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Slow Cooker Devilled Sausages

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Toad in the Hole

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Sticky Sausages

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Sausage Risotto

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Cheap Beef Recipes

Hot Dog Casserole

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Corned Beef Fritters

 

Corned Beef Fritters | Stay At Home Mum

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Slow Cooker Corned Beef

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Frugal Old Fashioned Pastie Slab

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Steak Normandy Beef Casserole

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Slow Cooker Beef Cheeks

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Easy Beef Stroganoff

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Country Beef Casserole with Herb Scones

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Slow Cooker Lasagna

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Beef and Noodle Salad

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Cheap Fish Recipes

Tuna Mornay or Tuna Casserole

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Frugal Salmon Patties

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Tuna Melts

 

Tuna Melts | Stay At Home Mum

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Fish Parcels in Alfoil

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Creamy Garlic Prawn Fettuccine

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Quick Tuna Salad Lunch

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Tuna Stuffed Avocado Boat Salad

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Cheap Chicken Recipes

Yoghurt Baked Chicken Pieces

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Slow Cooker Chicken and Mushroom Stroganoff

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Baked Sour Cream Chicken

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Chicken and Cauliflower Bake

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Slow Cooker Apricot Chicken

 

Slow Cooker Apricot Chicken | Stay At Home Mum

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Moist Low Fat Turkey Meatloaf

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Chicken and Mashed Potato Bake

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Chicken Pot Pie

 

Chicken Pot Pie | Stay At Home Mum

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Honey Baked Chicken Pieces

 

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Chicken and Vegetable Casserole

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Slow Cooker Creamy Salsa Chicken

 

Slow Cooker Creamy Salsa Chicken | Stay at Home Mum

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Slow Cooker Chicken Meatloaf

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Fussy Eaters Easy Chicken Stir Fry

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Mushroom Chicken Crepes

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Low Fat Turkey Burgers

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Chicken Shepherd’s Pie

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Cheap Pork and Bacon Recipes

Slow Cooker Pea and Ham Soup

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Mushroom and Bacon Mini Quiches

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Hot Damn Bacon and Beans Casserole

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Slow Cooker Coconut Curry Sausages

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Sweet Chili Pork Chops

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Juicy Pork Apple Meatballs

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Homemade Pork and Apple Sausage Rolls

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Bacon and Potato Soup

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Two Ingredient Slow Cooker Sticky Ribs

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Baked Ham, Cheese and Egg Toast Cups

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Pork Thai Omelette

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Bacon and Zucchini Pasta

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Salted Peanut Pork Larb

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Cheap Vegetarian Recipes

San Choy Bow Rolls with Sauce

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Stuffed Capsicums

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Loaded Sweet Potato Bake

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Corn Fritters

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Scrambled Egg Muffins

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Spaghetti Omelettes

 

Spaghetti Omelette | Stay At Home Mum

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Veggie Filled Bolognese Sauce

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Broccoli Steaks

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Frugal Vegetarian Lasagne

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Vegan Lentil Bolognaise

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Roasted Vegetable Paella

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Cabbage Pancakes

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Lentil and Pumpkin Lasagna

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Broccoli and Garlic Quesadillas

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Moroccan Mushrooms with Couscous

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Lose a Kilo Soup

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Spinach Tomato and Ricotta Frittata

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Sweet Potato Impossible Pie

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Loaded Sweet Potato

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Pizza, Pasta and Rice Recipes

Faster Pasta

 

Faster Pasta | Stay At Home Mum

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Impossible Pizza

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Cheesy Broccoli Pasta Bake

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Two Ingredient Greek Yoghurt Pizza Dough

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Chicken and Broccoli Lasagne

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Chicken Rice Casserole

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Greek Style Lamb Pizza

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Creamy Pasta Carbonara

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Bacon Macaroni Casserole

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Leftover Pasta Bake

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Slow Cooker Beef Ragu

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Fresh Fettuccine with Tomato and Basil Sauce

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Very Veggie Fried Rice

 

Very Veggie Fried Rice | Stay At Home Mum

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Home Made Fried Rice

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Schmancy Macaroni Cheese

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Simple Pad Thai

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Pasta Puttanesca

 

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Lemon Risotto

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Cheap Recipes for Pies, Slices and Pasties

Bacon and Egg Pie

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Easy Corn Quiche

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Zucchini Slice

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Bacon and Veggie Slice

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Pastry Free Beef Cheese Pie

Pastry Free Beef and Cheese Pie

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Sweet Potato and Lentil Sausage Rolls

Sweet Potato and Lentil Sausage Rolls

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Have you found any great cheap recipe ideas in this list? We hope so!!

105 Cheap Recipe Ideas Perfect for Busy Families

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