Weekly Meal Plan with Printable Grocery List – August 1st

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The $5 Dinners Weekly Meal Plan with Printable Grocery List Every week I will post 5 links to archived recipes, plus an additional 1 or 2 recipes for breakfast, snacks or batch cooking recipes.  You can click through to see the original recipe and print that recipe if you like. (Or go green and just come back to this post to get to the recipe.) Summer Veggies and … [Read more...]

Drugstore Food Deals – Week of July 31st

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 … [Read more...]

The Garden, From Afar

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As promised, a few photos of my garden from afar. I debated using these photos, or going back out to take pictures with my iPhone...but seeing as how it's dark at the moment...these will have to do.  My "big camera" only has a "macro" lens...which means it's really only good at taking close up shots.  These far away shots blur things out. Like my adorable little son. He … [Read more...]

Chicken Fajita Melts – Friday Night Bite


The final recipe from this month's pantry challenge.  This is a new one to me. Maybe not to you. In the freezer I found chicken breasts, peppers and onion blend, loaf of reduced priced bread, slices of pepper jack cheese. And the pantry did make a contribution to the meal...some jarred salsa! Once I had it all out on the counter, it occurred to me that I bought some … [Read more...]

Free Ebook + Cool Cash Prizes, Weight Watcher’s Wednesdays, Office Max Coupon, Organizing your Toiletry Stockpile and more…

This month, I'm highlighting some great ideas, tips, tricks and contests that can be found on the $5 Dinner's Advertising Partners websites.  I hope these ideas and tools help you spend less of your hard earned money! Share Your Best Savings Tips! - Savings Lifestyle is hosting an amazing contest...it's simple and easy to enter.  You'll be eligible for a weekly $50 Cash … [Read more...]