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Healthy, delicious, and cheap — it may sound too good to be true, but rest assured, it’s real.

Better Homes and Gardens curated an amazing list of 40-some recipes that are about $3 a serving with less than 500 calories. You can browse the full list, or check out some of the favorites below. Some are even under $2 per serving.

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These recipes will definitely clear up some space in your budget.

Check out these delicious recipes:

  • Pesto-prosciutto flatbread: It’s got all the trappings of pizza, without sacrificing taste or quality. What’s not to love?!
  • Chicken with Parmesan noodles: Who says healthy eating means you have to give up carbohydrates? The best part about this recipe is that not only is it tasty, but it is quick, too; sit down to dinner in about 20 minutes.
  • Fajita ranch chicken wraps: This is surprisingly filling, even with smaller portions.
  • Sunday stew: Just like Momma used to make!
  • Veggie mac n’ cheese: Use whole grain pasta, reduced fat cheese, and lots of veggies to make mac n’ cheese healthier than you thought possible.
Jessie Taylor is a freelance writer and crafter who is currently traveling the U.S. in search of her ideal place to live and the perfect cup of coffee. Follow her adventures on Instagram and Twitter.
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