Baked Zucchini Sticks – Grow. Eat. $ave.

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I do believe I have a new favorite snack. And I do believe that the boys have a new favorite snack! And what perfect timing...it's about to be high season for zucchinis...when the farmers will practically be giving them away at the markets. Next time I pick up one of the monster zucchinis for $1, I'll be sure to grab two...so I can make a couple batches of these … [Read more...]

Food on the Table – Meal Planning and Shopping with Ease!

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Alrighty friends, it's time I introduce our community and family here on $5 Dinners. It's time for you to become friends with my new friends over at Food on the Table! Food on the Table is a mobile app and online service designed to help families eat better and save money at the grocery store. It takes your family's food preferences and the sales at your local grocery store … [Read more...]

New Cellfire Coupons Released 6/28/11

Cellfire has released new e-coupons that can be loaded onto your store loyalty cards at all Kroger and Safeway and their family stores (**see below). Coupons must be saved onto your card before July 11, 2011, and can be used up until July 25, 2011.  This next set of e-coupons include (among others!): $0.50/2 Betty Crocker Fruit Snacks $0.50/1 Bisquick Baking Mix or … [Read more...]

Lindsey’s Salmon Patties – Food Allergies On A Budget

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This is one of my husband's all time favorite meals. When he walks in the door and smells these on the table, I have a very happy man. :-) It's easy to keep all of these ingredients on hand for a quick meal as it uses canned salmon. I've modified his mother's recipe to suit our allergy set (dairy free), as I hope you will for yours! Salmon Patties Yield - 4-6 … [Read more...]

July 4th Recipe Round-Up

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Food. Sparklers. Pools. Fireworkds. More food. Family. Friends. Fun. More and more food. If you're looking for a few new recipes or ideas for your July 4th weekend, try one of these... Toss It In Pasta Salad Almond, Raspberry, Blueberry Muffins Mini BBQ Chicken Pizzas Double Bean Stuffed Green Peppers Grilled Mushroom Burgers Grilled Pineapple … [Read more...]