No Bake Gluten Free Coconut Lemon Tarts

No Bake Coconut Lemon Tarts from 5DollarDinners.com

Did someone say 'no-bake dessert'??? Why yes, yes I did! We've already had a couple of 'those' days here in San Antonio. The days that make you long for summer...and kinda dread it at the same time. The days where it tops out at a 'dry' 85 degrees and you feel like you're melting. Those first really hot days of the spring that send you running outdoors to play baseball in … [Read more...]

Cinnamon Roll Baked Oatmeal ~ NEW 31 Days of Breakfast Recipes

Cinnamon Roll Baked Oatmeal Recipe

I think we should call this one 'break-ssert' because it's part breakfast, part dessert. I've been dying to share this for a few weeks...I let the $5 Meal Plan members have a sneak peek. And here it finally is! This baked oatmeal is crazy-ridiculously delicious. It's more of a dessert really. Or a weekend breakfast...perhaps a breakfast before a morning of basketball games … [Read more...]

Thin Mint Brownies

Thin Mint Brownies

Alright. I totally wasn't anticipating to find Girl Scout cookies until later this month or early next month. But I found some in a 'drive through' situation (FTW!)...and bought some. And then promptly ate them. But while I wait for my beloved Thin Mints, I can always count on these brownies. It's a few simple additions to any brownie batter that really matters! I prefer … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Cinnamon Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Cinnamon Chip Cookies Recipe | 5DollarDinners.com-2

Yup, yup. This is a super basic Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe, with the chocolate chips swapped out for cinnamon chips, plus the addition of a secret spice. Two weeks ago, I snatched a couple bags from the store to try in a new recipe and ended up with some extra cinnamon chips so I made these amazing cookies. These might become 'our family cookie'... 1 kid likes … [Read more...]

Chocolate Lava Popcorn

Chocolate Lava Popcorn | 5DollarDinners.com

This stuff will knock your socks off. We love making popcorn in the air popper. Just the other day, the kids figured out that they could put the popped popcorn back into popper and it will fly everywhere when they plug it back in! (Yes, I was watching...and was curious as to what they were up to and closely supervised the entire event. I had just popped some popcorn and … [Read more...]