Now here is one way to make your dollar stretch. Nobody wants to have the same thing for dinner every night – especially not your kids. But when you are on a budget, it may seem less than necessary to buy a ton of fancy ingredients.

Luckily, this video will show you how to transform a traditional jar of tomato sauce and transform it into 3 delicious, savory recipes.

Featured in the clip, you will find bacon-y red sauce and pasta, marinara-stuffed mozzarella en carozza and baked greek shrimp. The great thing is that these recipes are all worlds apart and totally versatile. The marinara-stuffed mozarella en carozza is essentially a grilled cheese that is perfect for lunch time, while the bacon-y red sauce and pasta is a great, easy dinner recipe you can toss together in minutes.

So, if you are not sure what to make for dinner, you have nothing to worry about. We’ve got you covered – even if you are on a budget.

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What are some of your favorite tomato sauce recipes?

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