Here in the James house we are huge fans of a good deal.

HUGE fans. We are always on the look out for those special little manager’s special stickers at our local Ruler Foods.

Michael even ran across the once in a lifetime deal on chicken and ribs.

Buying Meat on a Budget

While we aren’t always fortunate enough to run across that kind of deal everyday, we do always try to make our meals as inexpensively as possible. How about meals that cost less than $5 per person?!

If that sounds like a good idea to you, check out these awesome recipes from some of our Real Farmwives. They are all $5 or less per person! Awesomesauce!

Cris from Goodeness Gracious shows you how to whip up some Easy Crock Pot BBQ Ranch Chicken Sandwiches.

Easy Crock Pot BBQ Ranch Chicken Sandwiches

Over on A Latte’ with Ott, A, Amy shares Ott, E’s favorite recipe which just so happens to be a $5 Chicken Pot Pie!

$5 Chicken Pot Pie

Amy also has a great Leftover Turkey & Cheese Enchilada recipe that won’t break the budget.

Leftover Turkey & Cheese Enchiladas

Want another crock pot recipe that won’t break the bank? Sarah from This Farm Family’s Life shares a great Crock Pot Pizza recipe.

Crock Pot Pizza

And this Hungry Jack Casserole is best described by Sarah, “Bread, hamburger, cheese, baked beans and BBQ sauce.  What’s not to love? ” Agreed Sarah! Agreed!

Hungry Jack Casserole

This is a linky party, and we are going to be doing them each month! So, share the love and link up your favorite recipe that can be made for $5 or less per portion! And don’t forget to link back to this post!

Lou from Much Ado About Lou

I'm the wife of Michael and mommy of Ryder and am just walking through this life step by step focusing on enjoying the little things in life. I am in awe of the many blessings big and small I