Spaghetti Squash Miso Soup with Edamame

Spaghetti Squash Miso Soup | 5DollarDinners.com

What's your favorite Autumn soup? Wait, isn't it just cold or hot soups? Well, maybe. I believe autumn soups are different from winter soups. They might be a little lighter in texture because you don't need anything to "stick to your ribs" just yet. And they have this color about them. A color that agrees with your mood, begging the sunshine of summer not to slip … [Read more...]

Enchilada Meatloaf ~ 31 Days of Freezer Cooking Recipes

Freezer Friendly Enchilada Meatloaf Recipe  5DollarDinners.com

Mix up your next meatloaf night with this delicious Enchilada Meatloaf and it's surprise ingredient. This recipe makes 2 meatloaves...one for dinner, one for the freezer. I created it this way so that you can win at least 1 weeknight dinner coming up! It's just comforting to know that you have dinner ready to pop in the oven. Nothing to mix together, just drop it right from … [Read more...]

White Bean Tomato Cobbler with Rosemary Olive Oil Crust ~ Vegetarian Recipe

White Bean Tomato Cobbler with Rosemary Olive Oil Crust | 5DollarDinners.com

Do you consider cornbread and chili a comfort food? As we move into the chillier months of autumn and feel better about turning on our ovens, do you get almost giddy about anything resembling a savory pie with a crusty top and steamy filling? Here's a perfect compilation for bridging end-of-season tomatoes into a one-dish meal with cozy warmth and the comfort of cornbread. … [Read more...]

Featured Pinterest Board: Tacos, Burritos, Enchiladas – All Things Mexican

Having lived in the Dominican Republic and Texas for years, I have a special appreciation and appetite for Mexican food.  It's one of my first picks when we go out to eat which isn't often, so I've learned to make my own. Take a look at some of my favorite Mexican recipes... TexMex Restaurant Style Rice Mushroom Fajita Enchiladas (vegetarian) Cast Iron Chicken … [Read more...]

12 Best Chili Recipes

12 Best Chili Recipes from 5DollarDinners.com

There is nothing that celebrates the taste of fall more to me than a good bowl of chili.  Even though we do eat chili year-round, there is something special about a steaming hot bowl of chili with brisk temperatures outside.  In honor of nearing that lovely time of year, we've gathered up the 12 Best Chili Recipes on $5 Dinners (although you can actually find a dozen more if … [Read more...]