Making lunch can be quite a struggle if you don’t plan your meals ahead of time. Chances are, you only know how to make a few basic things when you’re an adulting newbie and after a while, you skip meals because you don’t know what to make.
But, the truth is, with proper planning you can maintain a pretty healthy and versatile diet that doesn’t require spending a ton of money. So, if you are looking to not skip meals this year, but don’t have much money to spend on groceries, check out these recipes.
WHICH INGREDIENTS YOU NEED TO ALWAYS HAVE
With the following veggies you can make most dishes turn out great.
- Green bell pepper
- Red bell pepper
- Yellow bell pepper
- Baby marrows
- Garlic gloves
SIMPLE LUNCH RECIPES
- TACO STUFFED SWEET POTATOES
Taco stuffed sweet potatoes are a great fast and easy meal to make when you are on a budget. This recipe requires very few ingredients and only takes 20 minutes. This will be a perfect quick and healthy dinner.
2. CHICKEN SHAWARMA WITH YOGURT SAUCE
Wraps are always a go-to meal when you are in a rush. They are easy to make and require very few ingredients. Seriously, you have got to try this one out.
3. BAKED FETA PASTA
When you think about it, baked feta pasta seems really easy to make. And it is! You really only need a few ingredients. Throw together some tomatoes, some feta cheese and pasta to quickly make this meal.
4. GRILLED CHICKEN CAESAR SALAD
If you’re an adulting newbie, you probably have very few utensils like pots and pans. You also probably do not have much money to spend on groceries so this grilled chicken caesor salad will be really convenient to make.
5. OVEN BAKED CHICKEN AND RICE
This casserole recipe is one to definitely try! You really can’t go wrong with a chicken and rice bake.
6. BBQ CHICKEN PIZZA
Who doesn’t like pizza? Instead of ordering out, how about you make it yourself. If you have a favorite pizza from a restaurant, you should try to recreate it at home.
7. CHICKEN CHOW MEIN
How good does this look?! And the fact you can actually make it in a few minutes makes it even better. This recipe requires a few ingredients so definitely give it a try if you are looking for cheap, easy, and healthy meal to make.