Lynn’s Panera CopyCat Soups – Broccoli Soup and Potato Soup

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 27, 2010

Lynn from Lynn’s Kitchen Adventures shares two of her favorite Panera copycat soups!

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Ryan’s Square Foot Garden

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 27, 2010

Ever thought about how gardening can impact your child?! I really hadn’t until last week…when Ryan shows up in the car after school with his garden “book.”  What you see pictured above is the cover of his garden book. He’s my little engineer…seeing things from different angles. 1. The blue sky. 2. The square foot […]

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Strawberry Almond Bars – After School Snacks

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 27, 2010

These bars…they just work! Strawberry. Almond. It just works!

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Alea’s Pork Roast with Yams

by Alea on October 26, 2010

Alea shares a simple recipe for an oven roasted pork roast with yams…

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Low Cost Halloween Tips and Snacks

by tdomf_91172 on October 26, 2010

Nikki from Coupon Cookin’ shares some great treat ideas and tips for having a frugal and fun Halloween.

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Pantry Challenge Shopping Trip(s)

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

Pantry Challenge Week. The goal is to spend less than $25 at the store.  Which I did. If you don’t count the trip to the farmer’s market. Which was technically last week. But came out of this week’s cash budget. Whatever. The ultimate goal is to cook with all the foods that we have in […]

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Erin’s Chunky Bolognese Sauce ($5 Dinner Challenge)

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

Simple recipe for Bolognese Sauce…part Pantry Staples, part produce, part beef and bacon. I’d have used pancetta…like the Bolognese do. But that would have totally blown my $5 budget!

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Grilled Potato Skewers

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

Some variety of potatoes are on sale just about every week during this time of year! Red potatoes on skewers. On the grill.

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Farmer’s Market – Last Trip of 2010

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

I’m having a hard time coping with the fact that it’s almost the end of farmer’s market season around here. Several reasons…

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