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55 big-batch meals that will last all week

Cheapism Logo By Tess Rose Lampert of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 56: For busy people, breaking out the recipe book and cooking homemade meals to save money can seem like a hassle. But making large batches once or twice a week and using the leftovers can be a timesaver, especially when juggling other priorities at home, and buying ingredients in large quantities on sale lowers costs when you cook. Here are 55 drool-worthy, make-ahead recipes to get the creative juices flowing.Related: 30 Cheap and Easy Recipes From Canned Foods

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For busy people, breaking out the recipe book and cooking homemade meals to save money can seem like a hassle. But making large batches once or twice a week and using the leftovers can be a timesaver, especially when juggling other priorities at home, and buying ingredients in large quantities on sale lowers costs when you cook. Here are 55 drool-worthy, make-ahead recipes to get the creative juices flowing.

Related: 30 Cheap and Easy Recipes From Canned Foods

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