I stopped at the $.99 Only Store this week and picked up these items below. My kids LOVE Sloppy Joe’s and I love the price at the checkout stand. Total tab was a whopping $4.
Here’s the breakdown below.
- Cantaloupe -$.25
- Grilled Potatoes- $.25
- Bun- $.08
- Meat- $.25
- Sauce- .17
- Total- $.89
Feeding a family of 8 at a local fast food joint can easily run $100 for us. On Fridays our family fixes our favorite fast food items at home for a fraction of the price and so can you. Below we made Chili Cheese Turkey Dogs & Sweet Potato Fries with watermelon on the side. Here's another example of a dollar store meal that won't break the bank. Enjoy!
All items were purchased from a dollar store with the exception of the Hormel Chili that I purchased for $1 at a local grocery store. I already had cheese on hand and factored it into the overall price.
For $1.22 I was able to feed my family a meal that they like and I didn't break the bank. I always try to add fruit to the mix when we eat high calorie meals and this one was not exception.