More Sprouts and Some New Critters – SFG Update

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The garden continues to flourish! Likely from all the rain! Sprouts The squash plants have started to make tiny squash. There are at least 1 on each of the 6 plants I have in the side patch near the square foot planters. Last year, I grew green beans in the side patch...and they did quite well.  Apparently, a seed from one of the beans from last year that fell into the … [Read more...]

Drugstore Food Deals – Week of May 29th

Every week I'll be posting the best food deals at the different national drug stores. I have found that the drug stores often have great prices on food, especially pantry staples!  I may occasionally highlight other free, moneymaker and ECB/RR deals to help you get the credit needed to get some of these pantry staples for free, using the ECBs, RRs and UP rewards. BOGO … [Read more...]

Welcome Friends from “The View”

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First and foremost, welcome! Welcome, welcome, welcome! Please, pull up a chair while I share with you all the many great features and tools on $5 Dinners.com!  I'm so glad you are here! Cookbooks This morning, several recipes from my first cookbook were featured on the show.  And yes...they each cost me less than $5! My cookbooks are the best resources for getting all the … [Read more...]

Sunday Coupon Preview – May 29

Save your time and money this weekend because there are NO inserts scheduled for this Sunday's paper.  Take the time to enjoy your Memorial Day weekend! Learn more about how the Coupon Preview can help you spend less at the grocery store! Plus never miss out on a coupon! Get the latest and greatest coupons delivered straight to your inbox, just moments after they are … [Read more...]

Sesame Pulled Pork Lettuce Wraps

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Get. In. My. Belly. (Name that movie!!?!!) Oh my heavens...next time you pick up a pork roast, please make these. Please. Please. Please! First cook the pork roast in the slow cooker...then divide the meat into 2 meal portions and then proceed... Make the soy-sesame-garlic-onion-ginger sauce. Pour over the pulled pork and toss. Set the rest of the … [Read more...]