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 […]


Drugstore Food Deals – Week of September 30

by Jenn K on September 29, 2012

Which drugstore has the best deals this week on food?! Find out…


3 Meal Planning Tips, A Farewell Message & Best “Dining Out Apps”

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 28, 2012

Hey friends! Just wanted to let you know that I’ve shared my last 2 articles over on’s blog. *sniff*  Head on over to learn my top 3 meal planning tips, check out my favorite “dining out” phone apps, and read my farewell message to my friends at the Family Economics blog on It’s […]


New Reynolds Wrap Foil & Parchment Paper | Printable Coupons

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 28, 2012

Here are some of the latest and hottest printable coupons: $0.75/ 1 roll of Reynolds Wrap Heavy Duty Foil $0.75/1 roll of Reynolds Wrap Non-Stick Foil $1.00/1 Reynolds Parchment Paper Think…holiday baking…it’s just around the corner! A


Cookies & Cream Muddy Buddies- Sweet Fall Treat

by Kristy on September 28, 2012

Muddy Buddies are a favorite in our family especially during the fall and winter seasons.  A great way to add a little something extra is by making these Cookies & Cream Muddy Buddies!  These will be a hit at any fall function, head on over to Chef in Training for the complete recipe!


Sunday Coupon Preview – September 30

by Jenn K on September 28, 2012

Find out what coupons will be in this Sunday’s coupon insert…if there are some hot coupons, you might want to pick up a few extra newspapers!


Tricia’s Easy Fancy Spaghetti Casserole

by Tricia H on September 27, 2012

I went to make our very favorite meal, Italian Stuffed Shells. Alas, no large shell pasta was in the pantry. What was I to do? Aha! Make it anyway with spaghetti noodles. I already had the noodles cooked – leftover from spaghetti a couple nights ago. So I mixed up the stuffing, poured in a […]

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Home Improvement Savings- Personal Finance

by Kristy on September 27, 2012

Are you looking to make some updates on your house?  Before you do check out this article on 12 Ways to Save on Home Improvements to be sure that you make the right decisions to avoid the debt!  This article is found over on Life as Mom. And check out some of Erin’s other favorite […]

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Last Chance September Printable Coupons

by Jenn K on September 27, 2012

It’s nearing the end of September, so make sure you print any available coupon before it disappears or resets.  Here’s a few of our favorites: $1/1 Aveeno Sun Care product $0.75/2 C&H Sugar Products 2 lbs. or Larger $0.75/1 Duncan Hines Simple Mornings Muffins $1/1 any Filippo Berio Olive Oil $0.75/2 any Gardein Beefless Burgers […]


25% Off Abe’s Market Natural and Organic Products

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 26, 2012

Hey y’all! Just found out about this great sale on natural and organic products over at Abe’s Market. Today, Wednesday, is their big sale on food!!! If you’d like to take advantage of the 25% discount on many of their food products, hop on over and see if there’s anything that you need for your […]