Dinner for $5: Saucy Baked Ziti With Veggies Will Wow Your Family

Healthy Baked Ziti

When you think about making baked ziti, it typically seems like a labor-intensive dish that requires a ton of ingredients. You may also shy away from it if you're afraid of all those calories. Well, here's a healthy recipe that won't take all day to prepare and incorporates more veggies than pasta!


"This healthy baked ziti looks pretty and tastes delicious," says Tiffany of Don't Waste the Crumbs. "Like a big pan of warm comfort on a cold day when there’s nothing else to do but spend all afternoon in the kitchen. Except that you won’t spend hours in the kitchen and this is the perfect dish for a busy weeknight."

Healthy Baked Ziti

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The best part is that while it might look like a million bucks, it sure doesn't cost it. 

"Oh yeah, and did I mention that this vegetable-laden, real food meal costs less than $5? The bottom line is even less if your favorite spaghetti sauce doesn’t have any meat," Tiffany says.

Serve it with a side salad and you've got a yummy, hearty, and inexpensive dish the family will love!

Visit Don't Waste the Crumbs to view this Healthy Baked Ziti With Zucchini & Kale & Two Sauces recipe in its entirety.


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