20 Freezer to Slow Cooker Meals for $160 – 3rd Edition is Here, Just in Time for Busy Back-to-School Season

20 Freezer to Slow Cooker Meals for 160

Have you ever wished you could make enough dinners to last a month in less than 2 hours, and then let dinner cook itself in the slow cooker while you go about your busy day? Let me introduce you to the newest meal plan in the series… With the busy back to school season upon us, I’m here to equip you with a game plan for the dinner hour as you head into these busy months. … [Read more...]

Dinner in a Dash! The 30-Minute Meals Plan with Recipes & Shopping Lists is Here!

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Need dinner on the table in minutes? I want you to enjoy delicious meals in a hurry...because I know you're in a hurry. I'm in a hurry too. And boy does that make the dinner hour stressful. I've had many afternoons when we get home from one activity, or finish a round of homework and look at the clock and there is literally 30 minutes until we have to be out the door … [Read more...]

Multi-Grain and Nut Pancakes

Multi-Grain and Nut Pancakes from 5DollarDinners.com

I have a little thing about homemade pancakes. I can't seem to make the same ones twice. (Well, maybe I do!) But I love doctoring up the batter with fresh fruit, chocolate chips, cinnamon chips, and nuts. I've got a special multi-grain version to share with you today...using whole wheat, cornmeal and oats. Plus some pecans and walnuts. These pancakes are a perfect way to use … [Read more...]

I Need You to Start Doing This…

I Need You to Start Doing This…

I need you to do something for me. Well, not really for me. It's really for you. I need you to add something to your morning routine. And ultimately make this a daily habit. It has to do with meal planning. And eliminating that nagging "what's for dinner?" question that lingers in and out of your subconscious all day long. It gets louder and louder as 5 pm … [Read more...]

Black Bean & Corn Enchiladas ~ NEW 31 Days of 31 Minute Dinners

30-Minute Black Bean Enchiladas Recipe on 5DollarDinners.com

Here we are. The final day of August. And the final new recipe in my 31 Days of 31-Minute Meals series. This past month, we have shared some amazing quick and easy dinners that you can have on the table in 31 minutes or less. We resurrected our favorite older recipes that can be made in less than 31 minutes. We also shared a bunch of brand new recipes this month. And we're … [Read more...]

Creamy Gnocchi with Bacon & Peas ~ 31 Days of 31-Minute Dinners

Creamy Gnoochi with Peas and Bacon Recipe

That bowlful of goodness right there...that'll make your taste buds do back flips. It starts with a homemade cream sauce. Get it going and then stir in the bacon and peas. While the sauce is simmering, you 'cook' the gnocchi. I put quotes around the 'cook' because it just takes a few minutes for them to 'float in the pot.' It really only takes a minute or two once the … [Read more...]