Asian Ramen Noodle Salad ~ NEW 31 Days of 31 Minute Dinners

Chilled Ramen Salad Recipe

Ok. Let's talk about this salad really fast. I'm including it in this 31-Minutes Meals series for a few reasons. But there's a 'but.' This Asian Ramen Noodle Salad is so so so good. Not only because of the rich flavor of the homemade dressing. But because it's CHEAP. Cole slaw is cheap. Ramen is cheap. (Yes, I toss the seasoning packet. Ick.) Chicken (when bought on … [Read more...]

Cubano Sliders

Cubano Sliders Recipe on 5DollarDinners.com

I've partnered up with my friends at Smithfield Anytime Favorites to bring you this new 31-minute dinner! A couple of months ago I had 2 different friends tell me on the same day in 2 conversations that I HAD TO SEE THE MOVIE 'CHEF.' Ok then. I'll see the movie Chef. And so I watched it that weekend. And I adored it. Every part of it. (Except maybe the excessive … [Read more...]

The Work & School Lunches Meal Plan

5 Make Ahead Mason Jar Salads

It’s here…it’s finally here. I asked you what you wanted in a new meal plan and over and over you said lunches. I have pulled together some amazing recipes and resources that will help you with the lunch packing process – for both school and work! In this lunches meal plan, you’ll find: 10 freezer friendly and make ahead lunch recipes with shopping list 5 Mason Jar … [Read more...]

Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich ~ NEW 31 Days of 31 Minute Dinners

30-Minute Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich on 5DollarDinners.com

Fire up the broiler and call everyone for dinner! This one doesn't take long to get on the table at all! The reason...the meat in a cheesesteak is super thin and doesn't take long to cook at all. You'll spend more time slicing up the bell peppers than you will sautéing everything together! The flavors in this are simple, just as they should be. The only note I'll add is … [Read more...]

Bacon & Honey Mustard Grilled Cheese ~ NEW 31 Days of 31 Minute Dinners

Bacon Honey Mustared Grilled Cheese

Bacon. Homemade honey mustard. (Just 1:1 honey and Dijon or yellow mustard.) With some sharp cheddar and Parmesan cheese. That is all. (And you're welcome!) :P Bacon & Honey Mustard Grilled Cheese Yield - 4 servings Preparation Time - 10 minutes Cooking Time - 15 minutes Ingredients 8 slices bacon, cooked until crispy 2 Tbsp butter, softened 3 Tbsp honey 3 … [Read more...]