$5 Dinner Challenge

Twice Baked One-Dish Potatoes – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on November 7, 2011

Tonight’s $5 Dinner Challenge recipes can be found over on One Dish Dinners. Twice Baked One-Dish Potatoes…a genius idea from longtime friend of $5 Dinners, Duffy T! Plus, I’m sharing my twice baked potatoes piercing trick too! __________________________________________________ Have a Frugal and Healthy Recipe to share? Post the recipe on your blog and then add […]

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Pumpkin Pie French Toast

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 17, 2011

Oh my heavens. Divine. Divine. Divine.

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Slow Cooker Maple Chicken with Sweet Potatoes – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 10, 2011

I’d like to nominate this recipe to be inducted in the class of 2011 for Best Kid Friendly recipe for the following reasons…

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Cranberry Chicken Crescents – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 3, 2011

Experiment Alert! We had friends over for dinner last night and I made these. As they were coming through the door, I had a bit of a panic and started chastising myself for serving “experiment food” to guests. I don’t think I’ve ever served something I’ve never made before, or seen a recipe for, to […]

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Creamy Avocado Pasta – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 26, 2011

I (big, giant, thumping heat) love avocados. (imagine the emoticon here.)

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Taco ‘Taters – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 19, 2011

To be honest, I wasn’t sure it was going to work. But…

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Whole Wheat Carrot Cake Pancakes – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 12, 2011

I recently made some Whole Wheat Zucchini Carrot Pancakes, and decided to take them to the next level with a cream cheese-maple syrup.

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Taco-dillas – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on August 29, 2011

I challenged them to not let any of the taco meat fall out…There were subsequently quite a few giggles at the dinner table last night!

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Erin’s Chunky Spaghetti Sauce – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on August 22, 2011

When I first learned that Ryan did indeed have an allergy to dairy (after having suspected it for many months), I really started scouring labels. I knew for the most part what did and didn’t have dairy or milk, but it can very sneaky and often finds it’s way into a wide variety of processed […]

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Mediterranean Quinoa – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on August 8, 2011

Not sure you can make a meal for your family for $5 or less?! Have you thought about challenging yourself?!

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