Healthy Snacks

Ways to Save on Fruits and Veggies

by Dana S on November 29, 2011

(photo credit) As a registered dietitian, one recommendation that I make to almost all of my patients is to increase the number of fruits and vegetables that they consume. Why? Produce is bursting with nutrients, low in calories and high in fiber. They help control blood sugar and weight while nourishing the body. In fact, […]


Apple Cider Pancakes – Friday Night Bite

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on November 4, 2011

I wonder what would happen if I used a little cider in place of some milk in a batch of pancakes…and maybe toss in a chopped apples for kicks and giggles.


Pumpkin Blondies {Sunny Side Up in San Diego}

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 21, 2011

These just ooze…warm and cozy…enjoy me on a chilly fall afternoon!


Healthy Pumpkin Muffins and Breads

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 21, 2011

Great tips for making your favorite pumpkin muffins or bread recipes a little healthier…


Pumpkin Rice Krispie Treats {The Stories of A2Z}

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 20, 2011

I volunteered to bring goodies to the boys’ fall parties this year. And I think these will be a hit!


Pumpkin Cream Cheese {Easy Everyday Eats}

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

It is now that I wish I had a bagel in the house. I have not a one. Shame.

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Erin’s Pumpkin Chai Latte

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 18, 2011

And now…my sugarless version of Pumpkin Chai Latte…


Pumpkin Spice Donut Holes {Lauren’s Latest}

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

Calling all donut lovers…..


It’s Pumpkin Week on $5 Dinners

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

It’s all things pumpkin this week! (With the occasional coupon, restaurant deal thrown in the mix too!) Before we dive into all this deliciousness, I thought I’d share a few of the pumpkin recipes shared here on $5 Dinners in past years. Pumpkin Pecan Granola (pictured) Pumpkin Muffins with Cinnamon and Pecan Struesel Pumpkin Pancakes […]


Natural & Organic Deals for October

by Dana S on October 4, 2011

Is it really fall already? The leaves are turning, the hot apple cider is brewing. What a beautiful season! Here are great deals to help you save more in October: Amazon Deals for October For our readers that are gluten free, you are going to love this special! Amazon is offering up to an additional […]