Budget-Friendly Recipes with Seasonal Fall Produce

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Budget-Friendly Fall ProduceWhipping up meals and snacks with seasonal fruits and veggies is great for two reasons:

1. Produce that's at its peak freshness tastes fantastic.

2. When there's an abundance of produce (which is usually the case with seasonal selections), grocery stores tend to lower costs to sell it all while it's still fresh.

Double win! Keep reading for budget-friendly fall produce picks, plus guilt-free recipes to make with 'em...

  Butternut Squash Bonanza!

Mini Veggie Pot Pies - You'll never miss the chicken in these squash pot pies. Flavor to the max!

Super-Savory Mashed Butternut Casserole - Mash up that butternut, and bake it with bacon. Warning: You may become addicted to this dish...

Super-Special Chicken Sausage 'n Squash Pack - Foil packs like this are super easy to make. And the combo of chicken sausage with b-nut squash will blow your mind!

Bake-tastic Butternut Squash Fries - DIY French fries with fewer calories and fat grams than traditional fries? Um... Yes, please!

Squash-tastic Shepherd's Pie - This butternut twist on a classic may soon become your new BFF!

Click here for more b-nut squash info and recipes! And check out these tips 'n tricks on how to hack up your squash.  

Budget-Friendly Fall Produce: Butternut Squash
Budget-Friendly Fall Produce: Apples
  Apple-y Days!

Ooey-Gooey Slow-Cooker Apple Goodness - Hot spiced apples are exactly what you're going to be craving, morning, noon, and night.

Nutty Apple Muffins - Skip the fat-packed picks at coffee shops -- these amazing baked goodies kick the traditional treats right in the muffin top!

Sweet 'n Cheesy Apple Flatbread - Whether you're entertaining company or just your own appetite, this flatbread is sweet, savory, and soooooo good.

Mini Dutch Apple Pies - Apple pie is where it's at! Give these single-serving goodies a go.

Apple Cinnamon Smoothie - Here's a seasonal smoothie that will knock your socks right off...

Sweet Apple BBQ Chicken - Apples aren't just for desserts and snacks. We love to cook 'em in savory foil packs...

  Turnip for What?

Loaded Tater Nachos Supreme - Turnips and potatoes play nicely in this decadent platter... Perfect for game-day eating!

Totally Turnip Fries - Crispy French fries with under 100 calories? Go turnips, go turnips...

Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes 'n Turnips - More potato-turnip love! This tasty side dish will earn rave reviews at your dinner table...

Root-for-Chunky-Veggies Soup
- Veggie packed, full of fiber, easy to make, and crazy delicious? Slurp this soup STAT.

Budget-Friendly Fall Produce: Turnips
Budget-Friendly Fall Produce: Broccoli
  Can't Stop the Broc'!

Turbo Tofu Stir-Fry - We like our tofu sweet, saucy, and paired with lots of veggies -- how 'bout you?

Rockin' Broccoli Garlic Pizza - Attack your junk-food cravings with better-for-you options... This pizza is here to please!

Veggie-Quinoa Teriyaki Stir-Fry - This healthy recipe has only five ingredients! We love a nutritious meal with minimal hassle...

Roasted Veggie Mac & Cheese - Roasted broccoli mixed into cheesy macaroni is the kind of dish that everyone will love. Mega yum!


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