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Chicken Pineapple Stir-fry with Coconut Rice

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 11, 2014

Sometimes the ingredient stars just align and the meal that I was thinking about, turns out even better than I imagined. I wanted to make something that I knew the boys would love, using a can of coconut milk I’ve had in the pantry for a few weeks. (I purchased it with this recipe in […]

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Ranch Chicken & Potatoes Casserole

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on March 24, 2014

Chicken + Potatoes + Cheese + Bacon…it’s the perfect ‘quad-fecta’…because trifecta doesn’t work here. Top with some green onions and/or sour cream and you’re in baked potato heaven. Except these are baked potatoes. This is yet another really simple ‘load and roast’ dish that comes together easily, and makes for a great filling weeknight dinner…as […]

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Herbed Goat Cheese Chicken {Cooking Demo Video!}

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on February 21, 2014

Y’all. This is divine. Seriously…we all polished our plates. And I had to hide the extra piece I made so we could have it for lunch. Except Steve found it and took it for his lunch…knowing full well I wanted some for leftovers too. I teased him about it…and decided that this might become a […]

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Citrus-Rosemary Roasted Chicken {Live Cooking Demo}

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on February 14, 2014

I’ve had this on my “to make list” for a while now…I wanted to get it made while the prices on citrus were still rock bottom and have been waiting for a great sale on whole chickens. The grocery sale stars aligned and I scored a great price on a whole chicken earlier this week, […]

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Cast Iron Chicken Enchiladas & How to Make Homemade Red Enchilada Sauce

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on February 3, 2014

“Mom, that says my name.” “You’re right buddy…that does say “T” for Tyler!!!” My sweet 4 year old was outside with me, ‘helping’ me take the photos of these enchiladas. He took one look inside the pan and got so excited and declared that he can’t wait to eat these. (Or the dairy free version […]

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Chicken Fajita Nachos

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on January 20, 2014

I love it when I’m actually operating “one step ahead” of myself. What I mean by that, is that life moves so much more smoothly when I’m prepared. When I’ve taken a few minutes at some point to actually prepare. It makes meals like this one easier to get to the table…and these days, I […]

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Dana’s Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

by Dana S on November 19, 2013

One of my favorite tools in the kitchen is my slow cooker. There is no better feeling after a long day to coming home to dinner almost done! Using my crock pot on busy days helps eliminate any temptation to eat out as well. And eating at home is generally great for your budget! This recipe […]

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10 Fall Comfort Meals in the Slow Cooker

by Jenn K on October 25, 2013

Fall is the perfect time of year to utilize your slow cooker and start making some comfort food! There are so many wonderful recipes that you can create inside your slow cooker with little to no prep work on your part.  Get creative and try out these 10 Fall Comfort Meals in the Slow Cooker […]

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Alea’s White Chili Stuffed Potatoes

by Alea on October 22, 2013

It’s Chili Season! Well, in the southwest, it is always chili season. While I love all the different types of chili, my absolute favorite variety is white chili. If you haven’t had white chili, it is made with white beans, chicken, corn and, of course, lots of chili peppers. You can play around with the […]

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Angie’s Cream Cheese Stuffed Chicken

by Angie on October 3, 2013

The deliciousness of the recipe is my 2nd favorite thing about it! Mostly I love that so many of the items can be substituted. Such as the crust; I used crushed cornflakes some fried onions & parmesan cheese.  You can use panko, bread crumbs, crushed funions, whatever you have! For the cream cheese mix, I […]

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