$5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 26, 2010

No recipe tonight. I’ve got this little thing called a garage sale this weekend.  And well, it just seems to be taking over my life. For the moment anyways. So. I’ll leave you with Mr. Linky __________________________________________________ Have a Frugal and Healthy Recipe to share? Post the recipe on your blog and then add the […]


Homemade Baby Food – Link up your recipes

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 26, 2010

 Tyler’s got that look on his face when we all gather around the table.  He knows what’s happening at the dinner table.  And he gets *loud* when we don’t include him in the festivities.  Of course, I oblige and sit him on my lap while I finish my dinner. While on my lap he […]


Printable Coupons – $2/1 Heinz 57, $2/1 Lea & Perrins

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 26, 2010

The end of April is rapidly approaching, so if there are any coupons that you want to print…that might disappear on the first of May, now is the time to print! PRINTABLE COUPONS *HOT* $2/1 Heinz 57, $2/1 Lea & Perrins Worcestershire, $.50/1 Heinz Relish and more $.50/1 McCormick Spice $.55/1 Sara Lee Bread $1/1 […]


Menu Plan Monday – Sleeping in on Sunday Mornings

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 25, 2010

Another Monday…another meal plan! Check out what we’ll be having this week!!!


Square Foot Gardening – The Marital Counseling Edition

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 24, 2010

The latest on what’s happening in the $5 Dinners SFG! Find out what’s growing, what’s not, and what critters we’re dealing with this week!


Stuffed Pepper Casserole – Guest Post

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 23, 2010

This is my green pepper plant from last summer’s garden.  I’m definitely planting a few more plants in the garden this year…and when it comes time to harvest, I’ll be making Jennifer’s Stuffed Pepper Casserole! If you’ve got green peppers growing in your garden, or plans to add them in to your garden this year, […]


Sunday Coupon Preview – April 25

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 23, 2010

Want a sneak peak at what coupons are in this Sunday’s paper? Check out this week’s Sunday Coupon Preview! A few good coupons from Red Plum and Smart Source that I’m seeing in this week’s paper… $1/1 Gain Detergent $.60/1 Bertolli Pasta Sauce $1/1 McCormick Spice, Herb, Extract or Food Color Now why would I […]


Meals for “Practice Nights”

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 22, 2010

T-ball has begun. And the weekly practice is right smack dab in the middle of our normal dinner hour.  Really, it’s during the entire dinner hour. Thus far in my career as a mother, I’ve managed to schedule our activities around our normal meal times.  But this one is just beyond my control!  (And I […]


The RAOK Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 22, 2010

The RAOK Challenge. RAOK. R. A. O. K. Any guesses on what RAOK stands for? Any? None? Random. Acts. of. Kindness. Sara and Valerie have set out to find small and meaningful ways to spread kindness.  I’m always encourage to see others in the blogosphere inspiring their readers and other bloggers to spur on good […]


Printable Coupons, Freebies

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 22, 2010

PRINTABLE COUPONS $1/1 Marie Callendar’s Asian Recipes – Fill out a quick 3 questions and print your coupon! $1/1 Kraft 100 calorie cheese Thanks Money Saving Mom! $1/1 Polaner Fruit Spread $1/1 Tom’s of Maine Toothpaste $.50/1 Newman’s Own product $15 in Coupons from Annie’s Organics New Target Coupons Be sure to check out all […]

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