The USDA has an online brochure with healthy, thrifty meal ideas. As our economy continues to tighten most of our budgets, getting the cost of food down is a priority for many of us. Be sure to go check it out: Recipes and Tips for Healthy, Thrifty Meals
Another idea is to try Once a Month or Once A Week Cooking. I like that idea, but I would hate to do all those dishes!
and finally, you might want to bookmark this website that shows you how to make dinner for you family for only $5!