Grilled Flank Steak with Tomatillo Salsa + New 31 Days of 31 Minute Dinner Series

Grilled Flank Steak with Tomatillo Salsa Recipe

This, my friend. This meal was so so so so scrumptious. The rice, the beans, the steak...and the spicy, fresh tomatillo salsa. The spicy part is entirely optional, so don't let that scare you away. Flank steak is a fantastic cut of meat - it's inexpensive, takes on flavor well and grills up in a matter of minutes. And tomatillos - they have such a rich and fresh … [Read more...]

Thai Chicken Bake

Thai Chicken Bake Recipe on 5DollarDinners.com

I recently shared how I wanted to rekindle my romance with Thai food after enjoying some Thai take-out when I was visiting my sister a few months back...except it is super expensive to go out for Thai food regularly, so instead I'm making it at home more. I put together a Chicken Pineapple Curry that you cook on the stovetop, and decided a similar baked version was in … [Read more...]

Edamame Coconut Curry {Vegetarian & Gluten Free}

Vegetarian Edamame Coconut Curry

Today is Chinese New Year! And as you know because you are an amazing super-deal-shopper, when a holiday comes around, the sales are good. Right now, soybeans called edamame, coconut milk, and other Asian flavors are readily available at awesome prices! Here's one of our favorite Asian recipes that is gluten free, dairy free, and vegetarian. It's easy and fast. It's a … [Read more...]

Chicken Pineapple Curry

Chicken Pineapple Curry

Right before Christmas, Cuatro and I flew up to Pittsburgh to spend the week with my sister, niece and brand spanking new nephew. I was there to help her entertain my niece, so she could nap. And to get some meals into her freezer. And just be there for moral support while her husband was busy working strange shifts at the hospital. And to help with the middle of the night … [Read more...]