Roasted Winter Vegetables

Roasted Winter Vegetable Recipe | 5DollarDinners.com

5 Ingredients. (If you don't count salt and pepper.) Seriously, just 5. Sweet potatoes. Parnsips. Carrots. Olive oil. Fresh rosemary. Boom. 5 ingredients. So, this is totally delicious. Totally and ridiculously delicious. So much so that I made it two nights in a row, and again for lunch a few days later. (Partly to use up the extra parsnips I had on … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Refried Beans – Fat Free, Gluten Free, Create Your Own Spice Level

Slow Cooker Refried Beans

  This is the next recipe in the 31 Days of Slow Cooker Meals series. I may or may not have a little tex-mex food problem. Evidence here. And here. Oh, and over here. That was just in the last few weeks during all my conference travels. Two of those outings were a day apart from each other. It's a problem. It's also a problem taking 6 people out to … [Read more...]

Make Ahead Pumpkin Breakfast Quinoa ~ Gluten Free Fall Breakfast

Make Ahead Pumpkin Breakfast Quinoa

If you are in need of a gluten free breakfast to enjoy this fall, here you go. Quinoa makes for a fantastic breakfast...as it is packed with protein and doesn't leave you wanting more, like a bowl of cereal can. Mix in some pumpkin and fall spices and you've got the perfect warm meal for a crisp cool morning. (Also, this is a great way to use just part of a can of pumpkin. … [Read more...]

Grilled Chicken with Mango & Avocado Salsa

Grilled Chicken with Mango, Avocado Salsa

This recipe is featured in our 20 Meals from Costco for $150 Meal Plan #1. Lately, I've been spending more time on Google+. (Come on over and say hi!) I still don't "get it" completely and it hasn't become a part of my routine like Facebook and Pinterest are, but I do come across the most delicious and droolworthy desserts and meals. Like this Salted Caramel Skillet … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Ranchero Chicken Recipe

slow cooker ranchero chicken

This recipe is featured in our 20 Meals from Costco for $150 Meal Plan #1. Hey, hey back to school-ers!!! It is that time of year when the frenzy gets frenzier (more frenzied?) and the impossible task of getting dinner on the table is, well, impossible. In an attempt to stay out of the drive through lane in the early evening, and to keep my children fed for lunch (my … [Read more...]