31 Cheap, Last Minute Real Food Dinner Ideas

31 Cheap, Last Minute Real Food Dinner Ideas

It’s a sinking feeling to arrive home after a long day and realize you haven’t planned dinner, so you don’t know what you’re going to feed your tired, grumpy family. Worse, you really really don’t want to spend money on take-out, which adds up SO fast, so what are your healthy, real food options? Tape this list to your refrigerator and you’ll never wonder to make again!

Garlic Scape Pesto

Garlic Scape Pesto

‘Tis the season for garlic scapes, and my favorite way to eat them is in pesto — it accompanies pasta, chicken, salmon, potato salad, and burgers beautifully.

Real Food Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

This slow cooker pulled pork is a perennial favorite in our family! It’s moist, scrumptious, and easy to prepare. We love it for quick weeknight dinners and parties too!

Gazpacho: A Refreshing Meal for Hot Days

Gazpacho: A Refreshing Meal for Hot Days

Gazpacho is a deeply nourishing and refreshing soup for the hot summer months. It’s also a great way to use the abundance of vegetables from your garden or farmers’ market!