The Dollar Tree is obviously known for its deals, but a lot of people limit those savings to products. By exploring Dollar Tree food items, you and your family can eat well on a budget. Typically, cheap food can be associated with unhealthy diets. Make sure to add a vegetable side to these meals and a protein to balance out your meal plan. And by saving on these Dollar Tree food items, you can splurge on a fun night dining out or a more extravagant meal for dining in.
1. Feel Better Soon Chicken Soup
Step it up: Serve with a quick
2. Ravioli Night
$1 ravioli doesn’t have to be Chef Boyardee. Look at the frozen section for a cheese and parsley offering (one of the best kept secrets).
Step it up: Serve with a pesto, olive oil or tomato sauce. Sautéing zucchini, eggplant and other roasted veggies would make it a complete meal!
3. Tasty Pierogis
Try the Pierogis at the Dollar Tree. Whether boiled or fried, the cheddar and onion pierogis can’t be missed.
Step it up: Sauté with onions, dip in sour cream, and create your own salad.
4. Mexican Dinner
Buy $1 extra large frozen chicken burritos and chimichangas. Pair with beans or some rice.
Step it up: Add salsa, sour cream, avocado and cilantro.
5. At Home Pizza
Step it up: Add mozzarella cheese, any meat (sausage or pepperoni) and fresh ingredients like (mushrooms or onions).